Willard H. Tierney Jr. of Raleigh passed away peacefully on May 20th, 2021 of natural causes surrounded by his family. Willard was born March 21,1931 to Willard and Hattie Tierney of McCall, SC. Willard proudly served his country in the Army in the early 50s. He was a butcher for over 25 years.
Willard is proceeded in death by his Father Willard H. Tierney Sr, his Mother Hattie Grainger Tierney, his Daughter Rita Tierney Barr, His Wife Eva Erwin Tierney, his brothers Eugene, Curtis and Vendel, his sisters Elease and Ruby, his stepdaughter Sandy McKinney, his step Grandson Bobby Strother Jr. and his step Granddaughter Brady Smith.
He is survived by his Daughter Kimberly Tierney Jackson, her Husband Walter Jackson, Step-daughter Susie Spencer, and Step-son Sal Camino, Grandkids David Sawyer Jr., Kimmy Hardy, Jenny Jackson, Michael Barr and Samantha Whitlow. He is also survived by his baby sister Hazel Hubbard and husband Carey. Willard cherished every moment with all of his Grandkids including 9 Great Grandkids and 2 Great Great Grandkids.
There will be a celebration of life held for Willard at a later date to be announced by the family.
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