Obituaries

Emogene Pierce -

Emogene Phipps Pierce, 85, of Telford, passed away Friday, April 19, 2013, at the Johnson City Medical Center.

She was a Johnson City native and the daughter of the late Garrett Clayton and Anna Fred Phipps.

Mrs. Pierce was a retired employee of Texas Instruments.

She was a member of Piney Grove Freewill Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Nick Howard Pierce; and brother, Howard Russell Phipps.

Survivors include: son, Larry James “Jim” Pierce, Gray; two daughters, Barbara Murr and her husband, Mike, Jonesborough, and Charlotte Ann “Bo” Cutlip, Pulaski, TN; six grandchildren, Mike Jr., Kenny, Nick, Richie, Jimmy and Christy; and nine great grandchildren.

Mrs. Pierce also leaves behind her devoted friends, Jane Harvey Howell and Linda Pierce.

The family would like to express a special thanks to Dr. James Hansen and the Johnson City Internal Medicine Associates for their care for Mrs. Pierce.

Funeral services for Emogene Pierce were conducted Monday in the Morris-Baker South Chapel with Rev. Paul Crowe officiating. Pallbearers were selected from family and friends.

Committal services took place at Monte Vista Memorial Park.

Memories and condolences may be shared with the family through www.morrisbaker.com.