Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — Earl Lynn Pearce of Stratford, Oklahoma was born on June 23, 1950 in Lindsay, Oklahoma to James Wilson and Gracie Mae (Haney) Pearce. He passed January 3, 2013 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the age of 62 years, 6 months and 10 days.
Lynn lived in Stratford in his early years and went to school and graduated from Stratford High School in 1968. He was married to Jolene Reams on October 19, 1985 in Prairie View south of Stratford, Okla.
He served our country in the U.S. Army and served overseas in Vietnam. Lynn worked for Tinker Air Force base until his death. He was a member of the Greater Dimensions Church in Pauls Valley, Okla., and member of the VFW in Goldsby.
He is preceded by his parents Jim and Grace Pearce, and one brother Rick.
Survivors include his wife Jolene Pearce of their home in Stratford, Okla.; 1 son James Warren Pearce of Stratford, Okla.; 1 daughter, Linda Marie Pearce Freeman; 2 brothers George Pearce of Lake Tahoe, California, and Jim Pearce and wife Elaine of Stratford, Okla.
Services are to be held on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 2 p.m. in Pickard Funeral Home Chapel in Stratford, officiated by Rocky Walker. Burial will be in McGee Cemetery in Stratford, Okla.