Margaret Piercy Justus
Sept. 12, 1927 to July 21, 2020
Margaret Piercy Justus, 92, of Valdese passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 21, 2020. Born in Burke County, NC on September 12, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Charlie Hubert Piercy and Vassie Carswell Piercy. Margaret was a member of Enon Baptist Church.
A loving mother and grandmother, she is survived by her children, Evelyn Dean, Linda Justus, Virginia Whisnant, and Wayne Justus and wife, Helen; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Dorothy Piercy; and a number of nieces, nephews, and extended family.
In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace William Justus; son, Larry Justus; grandson, Michael Whisnant; granddaughter, Tiffany Justus; brothers, James, Tom, and Junior Piercy; and sisters, Louise Tomlinson and Jessie Hefner.
A private graveside service will be held at Enon Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Micah Piercy officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Enon Baptist Church Youth Fund.
Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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