News and Tribune

March 17, 2013

Harold Dean Pierce, 72; of Charlestown

— Harold Dean Pierce, 72, of Charlestown, died Saturday, March 16, 2013, at his home.

He was born Oct. 18, 1940, the son of Harold and Ethel Jones Pierce in Corbin, Ky. He was a retired security officer for the former ICI in Charlestown, was an Army veteran and a former member of Blazing Star Masonic Lodge #226. He enjoyed hunting with his grandchildren and gardening.

Survivors include his daughters, Diana Lee Justice and her husband, James, of New Washington, Robbie Sue Auxier and her husband, Pat, of of Hanover, Sharon Shepherd, of Charlestown, Karen Whitehead and her husband, Larry, of Charlestown, Tammy Lynn Moore, of Charlestown and Bernadette Lynn Hill, of Charlestown; brother, Kenneth Edward Pierce, of Jeffersonvile; 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Private graveside services will be held at Indiana Veterans Cemetery in Madison.

Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown is in charge of arrangements.