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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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Kip Pierce, Jr

Kip Pierce, Jr

Kip Pierce Jr., 24, a native of Cut Off and resident of Schriever, passed away on Sept. 14, 2017.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, Sept. 17 at Samart Funeral Home of West Park-Houma, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. and on Monday, Sept. 18 from 9 a.m. until funeral time at Cathedral of St. Francis de Sales. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11 a.m. at the church. Interment will be in St. Francis De Sales Cemetery #2.

He is survived by parents, Kip P. Pierce Sr. and Melissa A. Pierce; sister, Amber Pierce and fiancé, Steven Kinsella; fiancé, Kristy Fazzio; grandparents, Linda Pierce, Donnie and Tammy Aucoin; godparents, Donnie Aucoin Jr. and Jill Berthelot; aunts and uncles, Allen Berthelot Jr., Lonnie and Michelle Pierce, Lisa and Tyler Reynolds, Anthony and Ashley Aucoin; godchild, Allie Grace; niece, Breiyah; numerous cousins; and his beloved dog, Titto.

He was preceded in death by grandfather, Charles "Chuck" Pierce; great-grandparents, Lester and Evalia Breaux, Charles and Vida Pierce, Dudley and Colleen Aucoin, and Julio and Melissiere Collins; and dear friends, T.J. Cantrelle, Gabby Hebert, Megan Hitt, and Ian Haydel.

He loved to spend time with family and friends, where he was always the life of the party. He loved to be outdoors, boating, fishing, body building, dancing "The Stanky Leg", and swimming where he was nationally recognized for his accomplishments. He had the kindest and most giving heart and there was no one he met that was a stranger. He was enrolled at Nicholls State University and employed by Terrebonne General Medical Center and SafeZone. He was pursuing his dream to become a physician, was looking forward to marrying the love his life, Kristy and was a true man of God.

Samart Funeral Home of West Park – Houma is in charge of arrangements.

Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from Sept. 15 to Sept. 16, 2017