James Philip Piearcy Obituary

James Philip Piearcy

August 31, 1939 - November 24, 2018


Philip Piearcy, age 79, of Mena, Arkansas, died Saturday, November 24, 2018 at his home. He was born on Thursday, August 31, 1939 to Philip Anderson and Elsie Keen Piearcy in Hugo, Oklahoma. 

Philip lived his life with strong Christian values and attended the Calvary Baptist Church in Mena. He served proudly in the United States Army. Philip worked hard on the pipeline and later became a truck driver. He owned and operated B&P Trucking out of Russellville and enjoyed driving his 1995 Black Peterbilt. Philip loved his children and adored his wife. In his free time, he liked to play Moon. Philip was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and a great friend who will be missed by all who knew him.

He is preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Jana Marshall; one brother, David Piearcy; and one sister, Cleta Rose.

Philip is survived by his loving wife, Beth Piearcy of Mena; one son, Neal Lovell of Madison, Alabama; two daughters, Dedra Espinoza of San Antonio, Texas, and Patti Wildbur of DeQueen; two brothers, Bob Piearcy of Mena, and Jackie Piearcy of Ola; two sisters, Vernie Jill Smith of Mena, and Geraldine Funderburk of Mena; thirteen grandchildren; six great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Calvary Baptist Church in Mena, Arkansas with Brother Andy Arnold and Brother David Austin officiating. Interment will follow in the Daniel Cemetery in Wickes, Arkansas. Visitation will be held at Calvary Baptist Church on Wednesday before the service at 10:00 A.M. 

Pallbearers are Carlos Espinoza, Eddie Oliver, Greg Norman, Todd Piearcy, Rick Espinoza, and Mike Harwood.

Honorary Pallbearers are Greg Smith, Mike Callahan, and Paul Piearcy.

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11-26-18 1:02 p.m.