Lonnie Carrol Pierce, 83, of Bradenton, Florida, passed away on February 28, 2019. He was born October 26, 1935, in Samoset, Florida, to Lonnie Coy & Lena Mae Pierce. He was a veteran of the United States Army and a retiree of Manatee County Government Utilities.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 4 sisters, and 2 brothers. He is survived by his caregiver and niece, Shirley Walker, his nephew, Randy Gillis, as well as other nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM. The funeral service will be at 2:00 PM at Griffith-Cline Funeral Home, 720 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, FL 34205. Interment will follow at Manasota Memorial Park in Bradenton.