Susie Mae Pearce, 87, of Lakeland passed away peacefully Tuesday, September 20th, 2022. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who loved selflessly and who’s memory will live on through their family.

She is survived by her husband of 66 years, James “Jim” Pearce of Lakeland. Beginning their story here, they then spent their life in the U.S. Air Force traveling the world. Also survived by her son, James “Mickey” Pearce and daughter, Vickie Simpson (Brent); sister Marilyn Carmichael (Lamar); four grandchildren, Paige Simpson, Brandi Piercefield (Stephen), Pace Simpson (Jessica) and Victoria Pearce; and six great grandchildren, Charlie, Dylan, Piper, Pearce, Knoxx and Violette.

To honor Susie’s memory, we are holding Visitation from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Friday, September 23, 2022, as well as a Celebration of her Life from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Gentry-Morrison North Lakeland. Condolences may be sent to the family at Gentry-Morrison Funeral Homes.

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