James  Leroy Pierre, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, passed away on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. He was born on Wednesday, October 30, 1946, in New Orleans, Louisiana. James was a resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

James is survived by his brother, Jesse Pierre; and sister, Betty Leon.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Samuel and Clarisse Baham Pierre.

A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 11:00 am in Briar Patch Cemetery, Loranger, Louisiana.