Sandy Piercy, age 59, of Arden, died Monday, September 14, 2020 at his home.

Born on August 2, 1961 in Mitchell County, he was the son of the late Paul and Kathryn Murphy Piercy.

Sandy was a 1983 graduate of Warren Wilson College and was in the first graduating class of Mitchell High School in 1979. He was Class President, the Valedictorian of the class of 1979 and was a member of the Mountaineers ’78-’79 conference tournament championship basketball team. He attended Fletcher United Methodist Church and had been a real estate broker for twenty-six years.

Sandy was known as a friendly person that was well thought of by his many friends and colleagues. He enjoyed camping, riding motorcycles, playing his guitar and music. He also enjoyed his special pets, Teddy and JoJo.

Left to cherish his memories are his sisters; Sarah Reavis and husband, Ron of York Town, VA, Sabra Deaton of Newland, Susan Piercy of Smithfield, NC, and Sidney Piercy of Marion, his brothers; Steve Piercy of Dallas, GA and Sammie Piercy and wife, Tinky of Bakersvulle; several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins; and special friends; Allen Mathes, Terrell Greene, Dennis Harpell, and Shelle Gifford Rettig.
At Sandy’s request, no services will be planned.

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