Margaret Pierce(1925 - 2013)

Margaret Pierce

Hartwell, GA

Margaret Browning Blackston Pierce, 87, formerly of Piedmont, died Friday, September 13, 2013.

Born in Anderson, she was a daughter of the late W.C. and Margie Fennell Browning. She was retired from the Greenville County Health Department and a member of Burnetta Baptist Church in Nancy, KY.

She was twice married, first to the late J.C. Blackston and then to Paul Pierce of Kentucky.

Surviving are her son John Blackston of Hartwell, GA; predeceased daughter, Carol Ann Blackston Reeves; grandchildren, Chris and Chad Blackston, Jeff and Jason Reeves; great-grandchildren, Jessica and Jessie Levi, Kayla, Brandon, Brooke Blackston, Codie and Dakota Owens, Clayton and Austin Reeves, Hayden and Gavin Marthers, Raven Reeves, Tyler Love.

She was predeceased by four brothers.

Visitation will be held from 12-1 pm Monday at Gray Mortuary, Pelzer.

The funeral service will follow at 1 pm in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in Greenville Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to Gentiva Hospice, 430 Roper Mountain Rd., Suite E, Greenville, SC 29615-4243.


Funeral Home

Gray Mortuary, Inc.
52 Main St. Pelzer, SC 29669
(864) 947-6201

Published in The Greenville News on Sept. 15, 2013