Pierson, Raymond E.

RAYMOND E. PIERSON of Knoxville, Tenn., 95, retired Elder, died Thursday, December 8, 2016. Pierson served churches in Connersville, Evansville, New Albany, and Indianapolis. Funeral services were held Saturday, December 10, 2016, First United Methodist Church, Knoxville. Survivors include: wife of 69 years, Martha Pierson; children, Paul Timothy (Judy Smith) Pierson, James Marcus, Mary Kathryn Jenkins (Patrick), David Leon, and Rebekah Faye Pierson-Treacy (Ed); eight grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. Condolences may be shared online, at: www.legacy.com.