Tim Pierce Timothy "Tim" Allen Pierce, 55, of Chattanooga, died on Monday, April 21, 2014. He graduated from Boyd Buchannan, class of 1976, and then attended the Erlanger School of Nursing. Tim was a nurse at Erlanger Medical Center for several years before moving to Memorial Hospital. He was a member of East Brainerd Church of Christ. Tim was preceded in death by his mother, Emma Jo Pierce; and a brother, Patrick Culver. Survivors include his brother, Drew (Edwina) Culver; sister-in-law, Patricia Culver; longtime friend, Velda Kilgore; several nieces and nephews. A celebration of Tim's life will be held from 2-7 p.m. today, April 24. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association, 5805 Lee Highway, Suite 204, Chattanooga, TN 37421. Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family. Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Road.