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Sally Pierce, BUTLER

Published July 12th, 2013 10:21 pm

Sally Ann Hill Pierce, 75, Butler passed away Thursday, July 11, 2013, in the Johnson City Medical Center following an extended illness.
A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late Dana & Retta Collins Hill. She was a graduate of Hampton High School. She was retired due to disability from East Tennessee Undergarment after 17 years of service. She was of the Baptist Faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband: Lesley Dean “Sam” Pierce, June 4, 2007; by her son-in-law: James Forrester, April 8, 2011; and by a brother: Bill Hill.
Survivors include her daughter: Leslie Ann Forrester, Butler; Two Grandchildren: James Dean Forrester and Jessica Lynn Forrester; A Great Granddaughter: Sammi Lynn, that she adored and seeing her always put a bright smile on her face; Two Brothers: Herman Hill and wife, Kay, and Johnny Hill and wife, Freida, all of Hampton; Four Sisters: Jane Lyons, Elizabethton, Mary Schultz and husband, Bill, Lenoir City, Tenn., Susie Moody and husband, Bob, Butler, and Ivory Lewis, Elizabethton; Several Nieces & Nephews; Her Brothers and Sisters-in-Law: Ralph & Kay Pierce, Harry & Marlene Pierce, Bobby Joe & Pat Oliver, Lloyd Oliver, Gerald & Jeannie Oliver, Richard Oliver and Elizabeth & Jerry Wotherspoon; Her special Friends: Sherry Stout and Sheila Groce.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Memorial Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Harvey White officiating.
Burial of the Cremains will be at a later date in Butler Memorial Cemetery with family members.
The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to the Staff of Hermitage Health Center for the excellent care that was received.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home. Friends may also call at the residence of her daughter Leslie Ann Forrester, Butler.
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Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge.