Nolan A. Pierce, 88, a native of Galliano area and resident of Thibodaux, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 22. Visitation will be from 9to 11 a.m. on Friday, June 24 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Galliano. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at the church at 11 a.m. with burial in the church cemetery.
Nolan is survived by his wife of 65 years, Clementine “Katin”; daughter, Marie P. Callais and husband Wilton; 2 sons, Michael Pierce and wife Harriet, Dean Pierce and wife Lyn; one brother, Calvin Pierce; 2 sisters, Verna Gros and Rena Gautreaux; 6 grandchildren, 2 step-grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, 4 step-great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren expected soon.
He was preceded in death by his father, Horace Pierce Sr.; mother, Marie Abribat Pierce; 4 brothers, Horace Jr., E.J., Harry, Larry and daughter-in-law, Barbara Pierce.
He was a WWII Army veteran and member of VFW Post 5097 and American Legion.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the American Cancer Society.
Falgout Funeral Homes is entrusted with arrangements.
Posted on Thu, June 23, 2016
by The Lafourche Gazette