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Pierce, Sr., Roy Elmer, age 84, of Mt. Juliet, TN, died March 28, 2015. Mr. Pierce was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Korean War. He retired from Pilot Freight Company with 30 years of service. Mr. Pierce was the son of the late, Otto and Nellie Bryant Pierce. He was also preceded in death by his son, Danny Webb Pierce and his brother, Odis Pierce.
He is survived by:
Wife of 61 years – Gay Nell Pierce
Sons – Roy Pierce, Jr. and James David “J.D.” Pierce
Brothers – Willie Pierce, George Pierce and James Pierce
Sisters – Mary Velma Craft and Bessie Whittle
Grandchildren – Roy Pierce, III and Gina Altman
Great-grandchildren – Chloe Pierce, Jasper Pierce, Isaac Lee and Colby Lee
Several nieces and nephews
Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com
Eshbach, Helen T., age 90, of Hermitage, TN, died March 18, 2015. Mrs. Eshbach was of the Catholic faith. She volunteered to take communion to the nursing home and visited with Alzheimer’s patients. She loved playing Bridge. Mrs. Eshbach was preceded in death by her father and her mother, Helen O’Keefe Collin. She was also preceded in death by husband, Joseph W. Eshbach, Sr. in 1992 and her son, Joseph W. Eshbach, Jr. in 2010 and her sister, Pat O’Toole.
She is survived by:
Daughter – Lee (Gene) Elliott
Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, April 11, 2015 at the McKendree Manor Chapel, 4347 Lebanon Rd., Hermitage, TN.
Visitation with the family will one hour prior to the service and immediately following the service until 4 p.m.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Heifer International, 1 World Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72202 or Aseracare Hospice, 441 Donelson Pike, Ste. 400, Nashville, TN 37214.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com
Gustavsen, Doris Hughes, age 86, of Mt. Juliet, TN and formerly of Stony Point, NY, went to be with her Lord on March 21, 2015. Doris was born August 1, 1928 in Pottsville, PA to the late Homer and Helen Hughes. She was a member of Celebration Lutheran Church as well as an active volunteer and member of various organizations in the community. Doris leaves those closest to her with fond memories of her love of life, cooking, playing the piano and her strong devotion to God. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Harold “Gus” Gustavsen; brother, James Hughes, granddaughter, Jessica Boone Graeff and son-in-law, Dennis Martin.
She is survived by:
Daughters – Diane Gustavsen and Debbie Martin
Sons – Richard (Mary) Gustavsen and Robert (Kristin) Gustavsen
Sister – Dr. Jean (Ed) Banks
Brother – Robert (Judy) Hughes
Grandchildren – Steven Graef, Scott Graef, David Martin, Daniel Martin,
Christopher Gustavsen, Mark Gustavsen, Kevin Gustavsen,
Erick Gustavsen Noemi, Matthew Gustavsen, Nicole Gustavsen,
Colby Gustavsen and Alexis Gustavsen
Several nieces, nephews and lifelong friends
Cherished dog and companion - Teddy
Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday, March 30, 2015 at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be 2-6 p.m. Sunday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com