Daniel “Danny” William Pierce, 66, of Millers Creek, passed Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021, at his home. Mr. Pierce was born April 8, 1955 in Wilkes County to Howard Sabert and Annie Ruth Whittington Pierce. He was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church. He loved motorcycles, computers and sports cars. He liked to watch football, especially the Carolina Panthers and in his earlier years he coached T-ball teams. He was a jack of all trades. He liked to tinker and restore cars. He especially loved to spend time with his family. Mr. Pierce was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Bob Pierce.
He is survived by his wife, Zena Vee Gregory Pierce of Millers Creek; sons, Jason Matthew Pierce and spouse, Natasha, Jeremy Sloane Pierce all of Millers Creek; sister, Dorothy Joines of North Wilkesboro; mother-in-law, Betty Gregory of Millers Creek; several nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, at Hillcrest Baptist Church with Rev. James Wingler officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Research, P.O Box 9, North Wilkesboro, N.C. 28659 or to the Wings for Life USA- Spinal Cord Research Foundation, 1630 Stewart Street, Santa Monica, Calif., 90404. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller