Ramona Marie Pierce, 60, died Thursday, December 20, 2018, at 7:55 PM. Born, April 22, 1958 she was a native of Cut Off and resident of the St. Charles Community.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 from 9:00 AM until service time at St. Charles Borromeo Church. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:00 AM at the church. Burial will follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Cut Off.
She is survived by her siblings, Joy P. (Russell) Menard, Royce Pierce, Jr. and James M. Pierce; godchild, Kaycee Pierce; niece and nephews, Trinity Pierce Melancon, James E. Pierce, Royce Pierce, III; great niece, Hadleigh Louise Melancon and other numerous family members.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Royce Pierce, Sr. and Annabelle Plaisance Pierce; and brothers, Enest Pierce and Dr. Clay Ellis Pierce.
She was a graduate of E D White Catholic School, upon graduation she moved to Farnsworth Thoroughbred Farms in Ocala, Florida to study and work. She then began working at Delta Downs Racetrack in Vinton, LA and then went onto to work at Nicholls State Experimental Farm under farm manager, her father, Royce Pierce, Sr. Upon retirement she became the owner of Belle Fourche Farms. With practical work experience throughout her years she became very knowledgeable in her skill and care of horses; if you owned a horse, you knew Ramona. She was best known for horses, raising Australian Shepherds and her latest, her miniature horse Charm.
Ordoyne Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.