A 81-year-old Zachary man remains missing and the search for him continues.
A Zachary family is mourning the loss of their mother who died in an accident Wednesday. Mildred Pierce is the wife of Welton ‘Wick’ Pierce. Wick has been missing since October. NBC Local 33’s Crystal Whitman spoke with the family about what is helping them cope with these dual tragedies.
Minute by minute and day by day the Pierce family is relying on their faith to get them through the hard times.
“We are strong and as hard as this is for all of us, we are pulling together to
bring our Daddy home and to lay my Moma to rest,” said the couples daughter, Sandy Pierce Rollins.
Zachary Police say 79-year-old Mildred Pierce died after driving into a pond. Search efforts continue for missing 81-year-old Wick Pierce. Call the Zachary Police Department at 225-654-9393 or KlaasKIDS at 855-733-5567 (855-SEEK-LOST) with information.