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Lonnie Earl Pearce

December 21, 1938 — March 3, 2021

Mr. Lonnie Earl Pearce, age 82, of Big Sandy, TN, passed away March 3, 2021, at Henry County Healthcare, in Paris, TN.  He was born on December 21, 1938, in Franklin County, NC, to the late James and Katie Hight Pearce.  Also preceding him in death was his wife; June Stockdale Pearce, son; Scott Pearce, brother; William Pearce, sisters; Mable Pearce and Ruth Pearce, brother-in-law: Kenneth Stockdale.  Lonnie was a 21 year Veteran of the United States Air Force, retiring as a Senior Master Sergeant, serving in Vietnam and Korea.  He retired from the United States Postal service after 27 years of service.  He was a member of the Baker’s Chapel United Methodist Church, in Big Sandy, TN.

Survived by:

Daughter: Pamela Nickles of Big Sandy, TN

Brother-in-law: Robert (Joan) Stockdale of Big Sandy, TN

Sister-in-law: Kitty Stockdale

Graveside services will be on Saturday, March 6, 2021, 1 PM, at Benton Memory Gardens in Camden, TN, with Bro. Ken Zike officiating.  Full military honors will be conducted at the cemetery.

Visitation with the Pearce family will be from 11 AM to 12:30 PM on Saturday, March 6, 2021 at Stockdale-Malin Funeral Home in Big Sandy, TN.


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Service Schedule

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Saturday, March 6, 2021

11:00am - 12:30 pm (Central time)

Stockdale-Malin Funeral Home

13625 TN-69A, Big Sandy, TN 38221

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Graveside Service

Saturday, March 6, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Benton Memory Gardens

2780 TN-69A, Camden, TN 38320

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