Gordon Pierce, age 81, of Somerset, KY, passed away on Friday, May 18, 2018 at his residence.

Gordon was born on April 4, 1937 in Pulaski County to the late Ezra Pierce and Ona Tarter Pierce.   He loved growing flowers, reading, gospel music and his dogs.  Gordon was a long-time member and deacon of Burnetta Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Wanda Bland Pierce, to whom he was married to for thirty-one years; one brother, Norman Pierce; several nieces and nephews; and two special friends, Darlene VanHoosier and Kay Withers.

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by four brothers, Linville Pierce, Ralph Pierce, Denton Pierce and Paul Pierce; and one sister, Thelma Dalton.

Visitation will be on Monday, May 21, 2018 from 6:00pm until 9:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 1:00pm at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Gilbert Robinson officiating.  Burial will be at Lakeside Memorial Gardens.

You are welcome to view the obituary and send condolences to the family at our website:  www.LakeCumberlandFuneralService.com

Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Gordon Pierce.