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Patsy Magnon Pierce

Funeral Services for Patsy Magnon Pierce, 80, will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17, at the Duhon Funeral Home-Crowley Chapel with Deacon Byron Winn officiating. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. with recitation of the Holy Rosary at 6 p.m. and will resume on Thursday at 8 a.m. until just prior to the time of the service. Interment will follow the funeral service and will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. Mrs. Pierce passed away on Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016, at The Cottages at Clear Lake North in League City, Texas.
Mrs. Pierce was the Business Manager of Rayne Branch Hospital and Home Health prior to her retirement and loved spending time with her family, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also enjoyed many years of sewing and crafting and spent countless hours doing for others. She was also an active member of the Woodman of the World, American Legion and VFW with her late husband Wallace Pierce; enjoyed playing Mrs. Claus at Christmas with her husband as Mr. Claus for the Woodmen of the World and the community.
She is survived by her daughter, Carmen Capel and husband Mark of Galveston, Texas; son, Byron Pierce of Kenner; grandchildren, Candace Vavela (Mike Varela), Christina Cope (Travis Cope), Alana Spencer (Luke Spencer) Corey Pierce, Mark Capel Jr. and Brennan Pierce; great-grandchildren, Michael Varela, Braden Cope, Arden Cope, Piper Varela, Payton Varela and Corey Pierce; sisters, Alberta Atcheson (Bob Atcheson - brother-in-law) and Claudia Guidry (sister-in-law).
Mrs. Pierce was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace J. Pierce, son, Audney Pierce; parents, Henry Magnon and Florence Magnon Blum; brother, Carol Magnon; and daughter-in-law, Susan Pierce.
Honored to serve as pallbearers will be Mark Capel Jr., Brennan Pierce, Candler Atcheson, Corey Pierce, Michael Varela Jr. and Hunter Atcheson.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry and express condolences online to Mrs. Pierce’s family at
Duhon Funeral Home-Crowley, LLC, (337)783-1395, 1529 Crowley-Rayne Hwy, Crowley, LA 70526 is in charge of all of the arrangements.

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