Ralph D. Pierce, 81, died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, in Franklin. He was a resident of Nineveh.
Survivors include his wife, Sarah R. “Becky” (Lafary) Pierce of Nineveh; two children, Nancy Hill and Marlene VanDevander, both of Nineveh; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jacob and Gladys (Zook) Pierce; a brother, Maurice Pierce; and a sister, Leora Pierce-Fleener.
A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday at Jessen Funeral Home, Trafalgar Chapel, 800 W. Pearl St. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Ralph’s memory may be made to Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road, Nineveh, IN 46164.
Information: 878-8008, www.jessenfuneralhome.com