Betty Jane Pierce
17 July 1937 MS - 15 May 2000 MS
Betty Jane Pierce, 62, of Tylertown, died May 15, 2000, at Forest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Visitation is 10 am Wednesday at Capps Funeral Home in Tylertown until services there at 2 pm. The Revs. Albert Pendarves and Tony Davis will officiate. Burial will be in Tylertown Cemetery. Miss Pierce was born July 17, 1937, in Walthall County. She was the daughter of Arlie Wesley Pierce and Lyda Merle Brown Pierce. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Curtis Pierce. Survivors include two brothers, Malcom B. Pierce of Mobile, Ala., and E. J. Pierce of Tylertown; two sisters, Iris Brock of Mobile and Wesley Lessinger of Metaire, La.; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Source: Betty J. Pierce (McComb, MS: Enterprise-Journal, 16 May 2000) 12; digital image, Newspapers.com: accessed Feb. 2018.