Edra (Zipperer) Pierce

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GUYTON - Edra Zipperer Pierce, 85, passed away Nov. 7, 2018, at Candler Hospital.
Edra was the daughter of the late Julius C. and Bessie Nease Zipperer, she was also preceded by her husband of 64 years, Bernard C. Pierce, Jr.; sister, Eunice Z. Ambrose; and brother Howard N. Zipperer.
She was born in Effingham County where she lived most of her life. She was a lifelong member of Bethesda United Methodist Church where she served as pianist for many years. She retired from 1st Union Bank (formerly GA Federal Bank). She enjoyed being with family and friends, and was a devoted mother and grandmother.
Survivors include her three sons and one daughter-in-law, Duane Pierce, Gary (Teresa) Pierce and Kevin Pierce; two granddaughters, Kristen and Sarah Pierce; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were conducted Nov. 10, 2018, at Bethesda United Methodist Church.
Remembrances may be given to Bethesda UMC Building Fund, 3608 Midland Road, Guyton, Ga. 31312
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Published in Effingham Herald from Nov. 14 to Nov. 20, 2018