Herman Eugene Pierce of Huntington

Herman Eugene Pierce, 71, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Saturday, July 2, 2011 at the VA Regional Medical Center. He was born June 30, 1940 in Boyd County, Kentucky, a son of the late Clarence and Laura Belle Pierce. Three sisters, Louise Barker, Pauline Ross and Betty Pelfrey, also preceded him in death. Herman served in the US Army and was a member of River City Lighthouse Church, Huntington. He leaves behind his loving wife of 30 years, Phyllis Pierce; two daughters, Darlene Pierce and Connie Pierce Adkins; two sons, Chris Pierce and Gene Herman Pierce; two sisters, Brenda Ross and Bonnie Stiltner; one brother, Donald Pierce; one step-son, Chuck Adams; one step-daughter, Donna Foster; and a host of friends and family too numerous to mention. Funeral services wereheld 2 p.m. Tuesday July 5, 2011 at Johnson Tiller Funeral Home, Wayne with Pastor and long time friend, James Van-Zandt officiating. Burial followed at Elmwood Cemetery.