Vivian Frances Wilson Pierce, 79, entered eternal rest Friday, afternoon on November 30th after an extended illness at Harborview Satilla Nursing Home. She was born October 5, 1939, to the parentage of the late Richard Wilson and Cornelia Griffin Wilson. She was the third child of eight children.
She was a graduate of Center High School Class of 1959. She met and married the late Remer Pierce Sr. She was employed as a dietary cook for over 30 plus years for Memorial Hospital and Pierce County Nursing Home. She was a member of St. Peters Missionary Baptist Church. Her hobbies were tending to her flowers, word search, cooking, baking and rocking in her rocking chair on her front porch as she talked to her family members and or friends.
She was preceded in death by three sisters, Verndell Wilson Brown, Myrtice Wilson Bellamy and Artice Mae Wilson Johnson; one brother, Alton Wilson; one stepson, Ronnie Kates.
She is survived by two sons, Remer Pierce, Jr., Brunswick, and Curtis Pierce of Waycross; one step-daughter, Carla Howard (husband, Nelson), Bristol, six grandchildren; Remer Pierce III, Remone Pierce, Rashawn Pierce, April Pierce and Curtis "Thie" Fluker and Lea King; five great-grandchildren; two step-granddaughters: A'Briesha Howard and Narkeyta Collins (husband, Daryl), one step-grandson: Sean Howard; two sisters, Thewana Parrish, of Portsmouth, VA; and Terrie McGauley (husband, Marion), of Blackshear; one brother, Clinton Wilson (wife, Mopsy) of Savannah; two brothers in laws, Elijah Brown and Perry Bellamy Sr., Waycross; a host of nieces, great nieces, nephews, great nephews, cousins, extended family and loving friends including a very devoted friend Mrs. Helen Moss.