Jerry Donald Pierson

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Jerry Donald Pierson, 74, of Exeter, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015. He was born on June 3, 1941, in Columbus, Kan., son of John and Beulah (Cain) Pierson. He was a 1959 graduate of Columbus High School. On June 20, 1960, he was united in marriage to Glenda Hayward in Columbus, Kan. After making numerous trips to fish at Roaring River State Park Jerry and his wife decided to move to Exeter in 1986. He worked at the Walmart Jewelry Warehouse in Bentonville, Ark.

Survivors include: his wife of 55 years, Glenda Pierson, of Exeter; one daughter, Veronica "Susie" Walker and her husband Robert "Junior" of Revere, Mo.; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.