Thomas Robert Piercy, 58, of Granite Falls, departed this life to his heavenly home on Thursday April 18, 2024 at Frye Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Piercy was born on September 25, 1965 in Caldwell county to Jerry Thomas Piercy and Pamela Gilbert Lyons. He worked in the textile industry for many years, and helped his father with heating and air. He loved the outdoors, riding motorcycles, going to the mountains and spending time with his family and grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Maxine Gilbert (Wade), Goldie Ward (Dewey) and brother Scott Starnes.

Those left to cherish his memory is his wife, Kassandra Starnes Piercy of the home; his parents, Jerry Piercy (Linda) and Pamela Lyons(Michael); his children, Summer Laney, Jerry Piercy, god-child, Taylor Chester; his grandchildren, Penley Laney, Gannon Laney, Asher Laney, Bridger Laney and Thomas Piercy; god-grandchild, Lauren Yount; four sisters, Kendra Burnette (Richard), Jodie Yount, and Kenya Bryant (Lewis) and Farrah Hefner (Mark); and mother-in-law, Patsy Wike; along with nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, son and friend.

A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 P.M. Monday April 22, 2024 at Calvary Freewill Baptist Church in Rutherford College, with Rev. Freddy Lindsey officiating.

The family will receive friends Monday from 2:00-3:00 P.M. at Calvary Freewill Baptist Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Fresenius Kidney Care, 1899 Tate Blvd. Suite 2102 Hickory, NC 28601.

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Mackie Funeral Service & Cremations of Granite Falls is serving the family.