Jacqueline Pamela Pierce
Published 3:15 pm Monday, December 20, 2021
Jacqueline Pamela Pierce, 67, of Elizabethton, Tenn., went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 19, 2021, at Johnson City Medical Center. Jacqueline was born in El Paso, Texas to the late Harold Albert Babb and Wanda Hill Babb. In addition to her parents, Jacqueline was preceded in death by an infant brother, Larry Dean Babb.
Jacqueline retired as a supervisor for Levi Strauss & Company in Johnson City and attended Watauga Valley Free Will Baptist Church before she became ill and was unable to attend. She enjoyed horseback riding and horses, farming and had exceptional social skills. Jacqueline also traveled with her dad when he was in the military. They traveled extensively across the United States and overseas and she often called herself an ‘Army Brat’.
Those left to cherish Jacqueline’s memory include her husband of 44 years, Jerry V. Pierce, of the home; three children, Pheba Babb, Jeremy (Valerie) Pierce and Justin (Stephanie) Pierce, all of Elizabethton; four grandchildren, Autumn Bradshaw, Joseph Jameson, Jaydon Pierce and Colton Pierce, all of Elizabethton, and one on the way!; and also her brother, Timothy Babb of Gray, Tenn.
A service to celebrate Jacqueline’s life will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday, December 22, in the Chapel of Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, with Pastor Richard Hilton and Pastor Eric Pierce officiating. The family will receive friends in the funeral home chapel from 6 until 7 p.m. Wednesday, prior to the service. The graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, December 23, in the Pearl Bowers Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Jaydon Pierce, Dexter Elliott, Gabriel Barclay, Brian Pierce, Kevin Campbell, Marcus Campbell, Stewart Guess and Justin Buckles. Honorary pallbearers will be Randall Pierce and Jason Buckles. Those wishing to attend the graveside service are asked to meet at Tetrick Funeral Home of Elizabethton at 10:15 a.m. Thursday to go in procession to the cemetery. Online condolences may be shared with the family on our website, www.tetrickfuneralhome.com
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, is honored to serve the Pierce family. Office: 423-542-2232. Obituary Line: 423-543-4917.