BILLIE JACK (B. J.) PEARCE, MAGEE, MS

Billie Jack Pearce, 70, of Magee passed away Saturday, September 15, 2012, at University of MS Medical Center in Jackson.  Born in Mt. Olive on May 12, 1942, a son of Gertrude (Roberts) Pearce and the late William Terrell Pearce, B. J. is  survived by: his wife, Ellen H. (Van Dosten) Pearce;  a son, Keith Pearce, of Magee; a daughter, Cathy Davis, of Magee; two grandchildren; five brothers, Gary, Joe, Robert and Terrell Pearce, of Magee; Larry Pearce, of Puckett; and four sisters, Joyce Padgett, of Woodland, TX; Jean Benton, Gail Ferguson, and Alice Ferguson, all of Magee. Arrangements have been entrusted to Tutor Funeral Home, Magee with visitation Monday, September 17, 2012, from 5pm until 7 pm with religious services following at 7 pm in the chapel.