Abigail Suzanne Pierce, 19, of Frankfort, died March 25, 2020 at the I.U. Health Hospital, Frankfort, Ind. She was born December 25, 2000 to Edward “Jay” & Lisa (Douglas) Pierce.
In 2019 Abigail graduated with an Honor’s Diploma from Frankfort High School. She was a four-year letter winner in tennis earning 1st Team All-Conference for two years. She received the award for Best Season Record for two years while helping the team earn a Sagamore Conference title, the first in 15 years. She was also a letter winner in swimming and boy’s tennis manager. Abby was a peer tutor, active in Best Buddies and member of Euvola. She was currently a freshman at Purdue University majoring Human Resources and also a member of Pi Beta Phi sorority. She would have been a Peer Mentor for Purdue’s Summer Start program this summer.
Abby was a faithful friend to many. Her fun-loving nature and sense of humor made her home and dorm room the gathering spot. She shared her joy and lived life to the fullest. Abby loved her family having a special bond with her sister and was definitely a daddy’s girl. Trips to Disney World were a favorite family activity especially when cousins, Charlotte, Jackson and Ella joined. Her cats, Hazel and Piper, held a special place in her heart.
Visitation and Services
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Monday, March 30, 2020 at Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Abigail Pierce Scholarship Fund c/o Frankfort Education Foundation, 2400 E. Wabash St., Frankfort, IN 46041.
Parents: Jay & Lisa Pierce of Frankfort, Sister: Libby Pierce of Frankfort, Sugie: Jacquelyn (Patrick McTaggart) Douglas of Columbus, IN, Grammy: Christy Douglas of Frankfort, Grandma: Shirley Pierce of New Castle, IN, Boyfriend: Cameron Warf of Frankfort, Half Sisters: Rebecca (Charlie) Tow of Portland, IN, Amanda (Evan) Eaks of Sulphur Springs, IN, Aunts & Uncles: Allison (Greg) Conrad, Mary (Nathan) Brewington, Charles (Annette) Pierce, and Patty (Jeff) Melton as well as nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family as well as many friends, and Great Aunt & Uncle: Gary (Cathy) Huffer.
She was preceded in death by her Papaw, Michael Douglas, Mamaw & Papaw, Mary & William Pierce and Mimi, her great grandmother, Carol Huffer