Services will be held at 11:30 AM Friday at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. Thomas R. (Tommy) Pearce, 66, of Petal, MS.
He died Sunday, January 21, 2018 at his residence.
Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Mr. Pearce retired from U.S.M. after 32 years. He also worked at William Carey University and University of Southern Mississippi Catering Service. He was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church, a 32nd Degree Mason in the Petal Masonic Lodge, and a member of the Scottish Rites.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James Thomas and Thelma O'Dell Pearce.
He is survived by two brothers, Luther Pearce and Jimmy Pearce both of Glendale Community and a number of nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the Dr. Frances A. Karnes Gifted Program at the University of Southern Mississippi.
Visitation will be 4:00-7:00 PM Thursday at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home.