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Ellen Pierce

July 31, 1924 — June 19, 2020

Ellen (Millay) Pierce, 95, of Owensboro, Kentucky passed away June 19, 2020. She was a lifelong resident of Owensboro and worked for many years at Owensboro National Bank. She loved sewing and needlework.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of over 70 years, William E. "Buddy" Pierce; and her daughter, Judy Pierce Arnold.

Ellen is survived by her daughter, Carol Pierce of Miami, Florida; her two granddaughters, Candy Arnold Oakes of Owensboro and Cynthia Arnold Friedrichs of Beaverton, Oregon; and five great-grandchildren, Katie, Joey and Emma Oakes and Knight and Talon Friedrichs.

The service will be 11am Tuesday at Rosehill Cemetery Chapel. Visitation will be from 4pm until 7pm Monday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory with prayers at 6:30pm, and there will be visitation Tuesday from 9:30am until 10:30am at the funeral home.

Those attending the visitation and service for Mrs. Pierce shall be within current health and safety directives. Visitors shall wear protective masks and enter the funeral home on the Triplett Street side of the building.

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Service Schedule

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery Chapel

1300 Old Hartford Rd, Owensboro, KY 42303

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