Carter Memorial COGIC First Lady Kandace Pierce Passes Away; Celebration of Life Service Arrangements Announced

Bishop Carl and First Lady Kandace Pierce

We are saddened to announce the passing of Carter Memorial COGIC First Lady Kandace Pierce.

The leadership of Carter Memorial Church Of God In Christ released the following statement: “It is with great sorrow and heavy hearts that [we] announce the transition of our beloved First Lady Kandace Pierce on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. We deeply appreciate the prayers of the saints on behalf of our First Lady. God is kind and indeed faithful to His word and has given Lady Pierce her healing and rest. Plans for her Celebration of Life will be released shortly. In the meantime, please keep Bishop Carl A. Pierce Sr., Carl Jr., Tiffany and the Carter Memorial family in your prayers, and please respect the family’s privacy until arrangements are released on Friday.”

Our Hearts are sad to hear the Passing of Lady Kandace Pierce Please keep Bishop Pierce and Family in your prayers!!!

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We are praying for Bishop Carl Pierce Sr., his family, the church family (Carter Memorial Church of God in Christ), and extended family.

Funeral/Celebration of life service arrangements are as follows:

On Friday, December 1st, 1-3 pm, there will be a viewing for the Carter Memorial Church Family. Hotel accommodations are available at the Hilton Hotel BWI, 1739 W. Nursery Road, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090. You may contact the hotel at (410) 694-0808 and request “Carter Memorial Church” when booking room.

Please keep them in your prayers and thoughts as well.

SOURCE: Praise 106.1 Baltimore
Maurette Brown Clark


Kandace Pierce Bio

Evangelist Kandace Pierce is the wife and companion in ministry of Elder Carl A. Pierce, Sr.

A native Texan, she was reared in Houston, Texas, where she followed in a fifth generation Church Of God In Christ family tradition.

Her early years in ministry encompassed a deep desire to minister to the hearing impaired. She began a deaf ministry in her local church and because of her commitment she eventually became National Interpreter of Deaf Ministry for the Church Of God In Christ, Inc.

Lady Pierce is a gifted and anointed psalmist. She is a project organizer and ardent church worker, spearheading numerous church and community-related activities and ministries. Her enthusiasm for the work of the Lord is contagious, inspiring those she encounters. As First Lady, she serves as Director of the Department of Women’s Ministry and is the conference host of the annual Women Destined to Perform Conference.

She attributes her gifts and calling to the God she serves, and she has committed her life to the ministry and work assigned to her hands.

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