Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 20, 2017, at Good Hope Baptist Church for Mrs. Cleo Pierce, 75, of Columbia, who died on Tuesday, April 18, in Columbia. Interment followed in Good Hope Cemetery. The Rev. Justin Cameron and the Rev. Denny Patterson officiated at the services. Visitation was held from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, at Colonial Funeral Home.
A native of Sumrall, she was a homemaker and a member of Good Hope Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by parents, Hardy and Martha Broom, and brother, Kenny Broom.
Survivors include her husband, Herman Pierce of Columbia; sons, Wade Pierce and Mitch Pierce (Missy), both of Columbia; brother, David Broom of Mt. View, Ark.; five grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Stevie Dement, Reggie Pierce, Chase Jackson, Chris Williamson, Grant McArthur, Scott Pierce and Billy Dement.
Colonial Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.