Eugenia Lea Pierce
July 28, 1930  -  January 30, 2019

Eugenia Lea Pierce

Chapel of Hope
3321 N. Dal Paso
Hobbs, NM  88240
Sunday, February 3, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Funeral Service
Church of Christ
Eunice, NM  88231
Monday, February 4, 2019
2:00 pm

Brunson Eunice Cemetery
Eunice, NM  88231
Monday, March 4, 2019

Brunson Cemetery
Eunice, NM  88231

New Mexico Christian Children's Home
1356 NM 236
Portales, NM  88130

Eugenia Lea Pierce, 88, was born July 28, 1930 in Ranger, TX to W. E. and Sarah Johnston. She passed away January 30, 2019 in Hobbs.
She attended Eunice High School in 1948 and graduated as the Valedictorian. She married Ray Pierce on September 9, 1948. They owned and operated Pierce Production Company in Eunice. Eugenia was a member of the Eunice Band Boosters while her children were in school and was a Brownie and Girl Scout Leader. She was a member of the Eunice Library Board for many years.
She is survived by her children; Jeannette Throneberry and Larry of Greeley, CO, Bill Pierce and Peggy of Midland, TX and Cynthia Sims and Floyd of Eunice, brother; Edwin Johnston, grandchildren; Melinda Dunn, Nathan Throneberry, Jennifer LaForge, and Leslie Whitehead, great-grandchildren; James, Raleigh, Kaleigh and Jackson LaForge, William Ruehl, Elijah Throneberry, Delaney and Kanon Whitehead.
Preceding her in death were her parents, husband, sister and niece.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to New Mexico Christian Children’s Home, 1356 NM 236, Portales, NM 88130.


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  1. Paulette Gladden Rogers
    Lubbock, TX

    Cynthia, I am so sorry for your loss. Such a wonderfully sweet lady. Heaven gained a beautiful angel.

  2. Janette
    Eunice, NM

    So sorry for your loss, heaven has received a angel she was a sweetheart.

  3. Linda Klahr
    Mooringsport, Louisiana, NM

    Sending love and prayers. So very sorry for your loss

  4. Jan Carmack Busby
    Abilene, TX

    Jeannette, Bill, Cynthia and families. Saddened to hear about the passing of your sweet Mother. I thought I remembered my Mom, Irene Carmack, saying she helped give the wedding shower for your Mom and Dad. Your parents were sweet people. Prayers of comfort for all of you. Rex and Jan Busby

  5. Ron HardenSr
    Abilene, TX

    Praying for comfort in your family.

  6. Kris Guillory
    Lovington, NM

    A beautiful lady is now in our creators hands. My deepest sympathy to all the family.

  7. Danny Lynn
    Bedford, TX

    My condolences at the loss of your Mother. She was a wonderful woman and a Mom to many of us in the band. My love and prayers to the entire Pierce family.

  8. Lee and Jan Hershberger
    Midland, Texas, TX

    So sorry for you loss. Wanted you to know we will be lifting up your family in our prayers. Lee and Jan Hershberger

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