H.M. Patterson & Son-Arlington Chapel

173 Allen Road Ne, Sandy Springs, GA


Pierce George Harvey

December 2, 1955January 14, 2020

Pierce George Harvey 64 passed away peacefully on January 14, 2020 after a long 5 year battle with Colorectal Cancer.

Pierce was born Dec 2 1955 in Atlanta Georgia to Margaret Buice Harvey and Leland Lawson Harvey. Pierce was named after his mother’s pastor at First Methodist of Atlanta; Pastor Pierce Harris. Pierce is survived by his wife Kristi, his beloved dogs Rocky and Taz, brother -in-laws Wayne Shaw and Brent Shaw, nephew Cody Shaw and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his dog Teddy Bear.

Pierce grew up in Atlanta and then moved to Brookhaven for his high school years. He graduated from Cross Keys High School. After high school he joined the Navy. He Retired from the Navy after 21 years of service. After the Navy he worked for NRG Energy as an Environmental Engineer. Pierce had to retire early after being diagnosed with colorectal cancer in December 2014. He lived most of his adult life in Southern California. In his spare time Pierce loved to race his Mustang at California Speedway, drive his Jeep on the many trails in the Mojave Desert, sing karaoke, fly his model airplanes, and design things on his 3D printer. But what he loved the most was sitting out by the pool with Kristi and his dogs enjoying the beauty of Southern California sunsets.

In November 2019 after years of cancer treatment while living in California he fulfilled his last wish to move back home to Georgia. Pierce wanted to spend his final time back home surrounded by family and friends. Pierce was brave and strong like “Superman” till the end.

Pierce was a loving husband to the love of his life Kristi and a great friend to many. He will be missed dearly by all.

There will be a private family memorial service and in lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Colorectal Cancer Alliance in his honor


  • Pierce is survived by his wife Kristi, his beloved dogs Rocky and Taz, brother -in-laws Wayne Shaw and Brent Shaw, nephew Cody Shaw and many friends


  • Funeral Services Will Be Private


Pierce George Harvey

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Paul Koontz

February 10, 2020

My friend is gone 😭 I tried so hard to find you only to find this! We worked together in 1990 at montenay power where we met. I was there when you first started the battle with your colon in the 90,s. We then worked together with southern California Edison and then NRG. You have been missing and now you are truly missed 💔 rest in peace my friend 🙏. So many awesome memories!

Linda Stewart

January 22, 2020

Sweet Man
Looked so good in red and black.

Lori Stewart

January 22, 2020

We're going to miss you so much. You really were "SUPERMAN"!

Sharon Zimmerman

January 16, 2020

You were taken way to early. Rest in peace my friend.

Kristi, so sorry for your loss.

Sheri Zimmerman