September 1, 2016
WEST POINT — Michael Lee Pierce, 54, died Aug. 30, 2016. Services will be at 3 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church with the Rev. Dale Funderburg officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be two hours prior to services at the church. Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Pierce was born Oct. 1, 1961, to Clyde and Joyce Pierce. He was a graduate of West Point High School and Mississippi State University. He was employed as a certified public accountant. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Mellie Hoskins Pierce; children, Anna Margaret Ward, Michael Riley Pierce, Sidney Pierce, Danielle Phillips and Summer Parris; brothers, Robby Pierce and Reggie Pierce; and two granddaughters. Pallbearers will be Todd Glusenkamp, Hal Barkley, Gil Lyon, Marc Shipman, Billy Buck Staggers, Julius McClenton and Colby Parris. Memorials may be made to West Point Animal Shelter, 1212 Old Tibbee Road, West Point, MS 39773.