News Death Notice

PIERCE Jr., Roy A. 81, of Springfield, passed away Saturday morning, April 5, 2014 in his residence. He was born in Springfield on January 27, 1933, the son of the late Roy A. and Bernice (Pollard) Pierce Sr. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. Roy retired from International in 1991 following 30 years of service and was a life-long farmer. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Dorothy Jean (Hays) Pierce; two sons, William (Jill) Pierce and Steven (Renee) Pierce; three grandchildren whom he adored, Matthew, Nikki and Rachel; and a special friend, Scott Pendleton. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday in the LITTLETON & RUE FUNERAL HOME. Rev. Alan Cain will preside at Roy's funeral service which will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Mercy Hospice, 444 W. Harding Rd., Springfield, OH 45504. You may express condolences to the family at


Funeral Home

Littleton & Rue Funeral Home
830 North Limestone Street Springfield, OH 45503
(937) 323-6439

Published in Springfield News-Sun from Apr. 7 to Apr. 10, 2014