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.