W. HILARY “ROCK” PEARCE
May 17, 1965 – November 30, 2012
ZEBULON – William Hilary “Rock” Pearce, 47, died Friday. A native of Franklin County he was a backhoe operator. He had a passion for the outdoors and loved life.
He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Brenda Carol Jones Pearce, daughter, Kari Leigh Pearce (TJ),both of Zebulon, parents, James Vernon Pearce of Zebulon & Betsy John Davis of Burlington, siblings, Quentin Pearce (Teresa) of Zebulon & Myra Patton of Bunn, mother & father-in-law, Brenda and Edgar Jones, sisters-in-law, Susan Lockleair (Johnny), Tera Joyner (Matt), & Devin Jones, all of Zebulon.
Funeral service 7 pm, Tuesday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, NC. Visitation will follow the service. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net