Nancy Manuel

Obituary of Nancy Pierce Manuel

Nancy Pierce Manuel, 89, of Kernersville, NC passed away peacefully Monday, February 22, 2021.


Funeral Services celebrating her life will be held 11:00AM Thursday, February 25, 2021 at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral Services Kernersville Chapel with Rev. Gary Mahathey officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Gur Cemetery, Kernersville, NC.


A native of Winston-Salem, NC, Nancy was the wife of Ray Franklin Manuel and the daughter of the late Wilson B. Pierce and Leona West Pierce.


Survivors include her two daughters, Jean Guyer of Elkin, NC, and Sue Lee and husband, Lonnie of Walkertown, NC; son, Joe Nelson and wife, Denise of Sherrills Ford, NC;  four step-daughters; six grandchildren, Michael Grant, Ray Grant, Deana Lee, Shani Lee, Devin Nelson, and Jake Nelson; eight great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and brother, Charles Pierce.


In addition to her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by her sister, Pamelia Holden; three brothers, Hillary Pierce, Burton Pierce, and Raymond Pierce; and a step-son.


Friends and family may view, and sign the guestbook at


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Love’s United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 8, Walkertown, NC 27051.


Funeral Service

11:00 am
Thursday, February 25, 2021
Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Service
213 West Mountain Street
Kernersville, North Carolina, United States
(336) 904-1053


Mt. Gur Cemetery
Bodenhamer Street
Kernersville, North Carolina, United States