October 17, 1936 - July 01, 2013
Clyde Lewis Pierce, 76, of Placida, Florida passed away peacefully at home on July 1, 2013. Lewis was born in McComb, Mississippi and spent his childhood between Hammond, LA, Lewiston, LA and Honduras. He and his wife, Carol moved to Englewood, Florida with their son, Robert in 1995.
Lewis is preceded in death by his father Clyde Leo Pierce, his mother, Ivel Golda Lewis Pierce and his sister Miriam.
Lewis graduated from Southeastern College in Hammond, Louisiana however was an avid LSU football fan. He worked in Industrial and Commercial Fire protection and besides football, loved boating and bike riding.
Lewis is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Carol Pierce, two sons , Clyde Lewis Pierce, Jr. and Robert Leo Pierce, also two daughters Rebecca Susan Pierce and Alyson Ann Pierce. He is also survived by a sister, Sue Pierce Perilloux as well as many nieces, nephews and great nieces and great nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Friday July 5 at 11:00 a.m. at Calvary Baptist Church in Englewood. Burial will be in Louisiana.
Lemon Bay Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu flowers the family is requesting donations be made to Calvary Baptist Church Missions Fund, 75 Pine Street, Englewood, Florida 34223.
You may express your condolences to the family at lemonbayfh.com