Henry Piercy

Saturday, February 23, 2002

ANNA, Ill. -- Henry A. Piercy, 81, of Anna died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002, at Illinois Veterans Home in Anna.

He was born March 30, 1920, at Thebes, Ill., son of Algernon and Sarah Hunter Piercy.

Piercy retired from Chicago Transit Authority. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Virginia; two daughters, Deborah Piercy of Chicago, Rebecca Piercy of Maryland; two sisters, Vivian Thomas of Traverse City, Mich., and Patricia McCabe of Huntsville, Ala.

A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Lockard Chapel Baptist Church, with the Rev. Gene Hart officiating.

Friends may call at the church from noon until time of service.

Hileman and Parr Funeral Home at Jonesboro, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.