Diane (Whitner) Pierce

July 6, 2020


Ms. Dianne Whitner Pierce daughter of Tennessee Roberts Whitner and the late  James Whitner Sr. was born May 23,1964 in Marlboro County, South Carolina.

Dianne loved life and she loved children as she was instrumental in helping to raise Jasmine McLaughlin  and was like a big sister to her nieces, Dorothy and Tasha and nephews.

Dianne was converted at an early age and joined Mt. Zion Baptist Church where she attended until she moved her membership.

Dianne lost the battle to her illness June 6, 2020, her father, grandparents and her oldest brother preceded her in death.

 Fond memories of Dianne will be cherished by her mother, Tennessee; sister, Dorothy W. Brown; brother, Rickey Whitner; three special nieces, Dorothy and Tasha(raised in the home with her) and Shakima; two nephews, Ricky Whitner Jr. and Alocious McLaughlin;  four great nephews; three aunts and four uncles; special friends Shirley Wright, Willie Mae Wright, Jerome Gaskins and a host of other relatives and friends .


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July 11, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bethea Funeral Home

Graveside Service
July 12, 2020

2:00 PM
Ideal Cemetery

Bennettsville, SC

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