He was born July 21, 1926 in Joshua, Texas.
He retired after owning two businesses in Cabool — J & D Furniture and John’s Music Store.
He was preceded in death by his wife Dovey Marie and daughter Joyce Ann.
Surviving are his sons, John Isaac Pearce, Jr. and wife Joyce Marie of College Station, Texas, and Russell Lloyd Pearce and wife Juanita of Ozark, Missouri; eight grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and a multitude of friends.
Services will be at 9:00 a.m. Friday, June 30, 2017, at Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home in Cabool.