William Matthew Pierson

  • Born: August 13, 1948
  • Died: February 13, 2021
  • Location: Ladson, South Carolina

J. Henry Stuhr Northwoods Chapel

2180 Greenridge Road
North Charleston, SC 29406

Tel. (843) 572.2339

Tribute & Message From The Family

William "Bill" Matthew Pierson, 72, of Ladson, SC, husband of Betty Ray Pierson entered into eternal rest Saturday, February 13, 2021. His family will receive friends at the J. Henry Stuhr Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Rd., North Charleston on Tuesday, February 16, from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. Interment with military honors at Beaufort National Cemetery will be held at a later date. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Northwoods Chapel.

Bill was born August 13, 1948 in Baltimore, Maryland, son of the late Alex Pierson and Evelyn Hudson Pierson. He retired as a Millwright, working for Mead Westvaco for over 20 years. Bill honorably served his country in the United States Army and served in Saigon during the Vietnam War. He loved being on the water and enjoyed fishing with his buddy Jeff McKnight (an "adopted" son).

He is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, two daughters, Debbie Bright and Kim Grimes (Lee); seven grandchildren, Christina (Marty), Christopher (Marlaina), Jonathon, Kimberly (Cody), Brittany (Marlaina), Stephen (Kacie) and McKenna; two great-grandchildren, Colson and Aiden; five siblings, Gene, Butch, Carol, Ruthie and Debbie; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105 www.stjude.org/donate.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Kim and family we are so sorry n we are keeping you all in our thoughts n prayers god bless n love the squires family

Posted by Donnie Squires - Charleston, SC - Friend   February 16, 2021

You are my hero you fought till your body could not fight anymore I love you and miss you so much. ❤❤

Posted by Debbie Bright - Ladson, SC - Daughter   February 14, 2021

I love you so much Pop. I miss you more than you'll ever know and I promise to keep Colson safe. He definitely knows you love him and he has the best guardian Angel watching over him ♥

Posted by Kimberly Pierson - Ladson, SC - Grandchild   February 14, 2021

We hated to see you leave us..but now know your not in pain any longer. Enjoy your time with Grandma. We will forever love and miss you bunches!

Posted by Kim Grimes - Ladson,, SC - Daughter   February 14, 2021

I love you daddy I miss you more then you will ever know this still seems like a bad dream I know in heaven with your mom and you're no longer in pain but I just we had more time.❤❤❤❤

Posted by Debbie Bright - Ladson, SC - Daughter   February 14, 2021

Family Album

Mckenna and her pop she loves you so very much and she misses you ❤️