James Pierce


James was a lifetime resident of the Bakewell Community, a member of the New Mount Annie Baptist Church, where he served as a Deacon since 1976. He loved to work with the sick and shutin in the community. He traveled with the Bible quiz program. And was on the Missionary Committee of the Church.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Pleas and Josephine Dooley Pierce. Three sisters, Delores, Freida, Brenda . three brothers, Frank Joe Robinson, Pleas Pierce, Freddie Pierce.

James is survived by his wife, Marie Pierce of Bakewell. Two sons, Mitchell Tulloss (Crystal) of Nashville, Tn. Warrick Tulloss of Bakewell. Four daughters, Mary Hughes (Kenneth) of Chattanooga, Tn. Candace (David) Rock of St. Petersburg, Florida. Sandra (Donald) Burton of Bakewell. Ericka (Theodore) Hyatte of Bakewell. Two sisters, Linda Ramsey of Chattanooga, Tn. Alvenia Huges of Boston, Massachuttes. One brother, Jackie Pierce of Chattanooga, Tn. 15 Grandchildren, 14 Great-grandchildren. several nieces and nephews aunts and uncles

Visitation will be held Saturday, April 22, 2017  6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Funeral Services will be held Sunday, April 23, 2017  3:00 PM at the Mount Annie Baptist Church in Bakewell Tennessee.

Interment will follow in the pleasant Hill Cemetery.




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Dean is a Contributing Editor with Rhea Review. Dean has developed an interest in local history and has published a historical website relating to our history.


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