Lena Christine Moore Pierce, 60, died Sunday, July 2, 2017 at Columbus Regional Healthcare. She was the daughter of the late Rueben Moore and Ruby Mae Bellamy Moore Leach and the widow of Ralph Evander Pierce.
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 8 at New Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 1980 Millpond Road, Whiteville, with Rev. Dr. Jeremy Moore officaiting. Viewing will be held from noon-7 p.m. Friday, July 7 at Peoples Funeral Home and Saturday, July 8 following the service at the church. There will be a wake from 6-7 p.m. Friday, July 7 in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in Cherry Grove Cemetery.
Surviving are her daughter, Ashley Pierce of the home; two sisters, Gwendolyn Moore and Trina George, both of Whiteville; five brothers, Rueben Moore Jr., Leroy Moore and Allen Moore, all of Whiteville, Larry Moore of Raleigh and Steven Moore of Hallsboro; and one grandson.