Regina Sloop Pierce, 57, of Wilkesboro passed away Wednesday, July, 31, 2019, at her home.

Mrs. Pierce was born Jan. 30, 1962, in Wilkes County to John Ralph Sloop and Ruth Perry Sloop. She graduated from Appalachian State University with a bachelor of science degree in information systems and worked in the IT department of Hickory Chair Company. She was a partner in Statesville Pallet Company, which her father started in 1988, and played an integral part in its success.

Regina loved our holy God and treasured her precious children and family. She had a love for English bulldogs and her work. Mrs. Pierce was a member of Wilkesboro Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her father and a brother, Eric Sloop.

Mrs. Pierce is survived by a daughter, Victoria R. Pierce of the home; a son, James R.  Pierce of the home; her mother, Ruth Sloop of Wilkesboro; one sister, Teresa Sloop Church and husband, Mark, of Wilkesboro; and a brother, Davy Sloop and wife, Pam, of Wilkesboro.

Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wilkesboro Baptist Church Children’s Ministry, P.O. Box 61, Wilkesboro, N.C. 28697.

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