Jimmy Preston Pierce


Jimmy Preston Pierce, 84, of Creede, Colo., passed away on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022. He was born on Dec. 23, 1937, in Borger, Texas, to Leon Preston Pierce and Mary Wright.

He served in the National Guard and married the love of his life Bobbye on June 20, 1958. They raised two beautiful daughters, enjoyed their grandchildren, and shared 61 wonderful years before her passing.  

Jim was active in his church and over the years Jim and his wife Bobbye sent many kids on mission trips to Glorieta Adventure Camps in Sante Fe, N.M. He enjoyed fly fishing in Creede, hunting and worked as a landscaper.

Jimmy is survived by his daughters Angela Horacek of California, Andrea (Tom) Davidson of Texas; grandchildren, Stephanie (Michael) Cartwright of Texas and Eric (Kasey) Davidson of Texas; great-grandchildren Pierce Davidson, Camille Davidson, and Peyton Cartwright.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents Leon and Mary. His loving wife Bobbye “Jan” and grandson Tyler Davidson.

Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, Sept. 17, at 5 p.m. at the Creede Cemetery.

Services in care of Strohmayer's Funeral Home.