George Pierce Bonnie
George Pierce, 89, of Bonnie, died at 3 p. m. Thursday at
Jefferson Memorial Hospital. He was a retired farmer.
Mr. Pierce was born in Illinois on March 27, 1887, the son
of Thomas and Sarah (Bumpus) Pierce. He was married to
Orphia Hamilton, who survives. Mr. Pierce was a member of
the Moore's Prairie Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 3 p. m. at the
Ina Funeral Home, with the Rev. David Schlag officiating.
Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery. Friends may call at the
funeral home after 6 p.m. today.
Mr. Pierce is survived by his wife, Orphia, and several
nieces and nephews.
Source: The Mt Vernon Register News
Date: Friday, March 18, 1977
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman