P.D. Piner

July 11, 1927 - October 23, 2008
P.D. Piner


P. D. Piner, Jr, 81 of Wilmington passed away October 23, 2008 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter.

He was preceded in death by his parents P.D. Piner, Sr and Annie Matthews Piner, siblings Billy Piner, Annie Laura Sellers, Bessie Landers, Verna Dukes and Myrtle Bennett.

P.D. is survived by his wife of 63 years Elnora, sons Jerry Piner and wife Lily of Florida and Ricky Piner of Wilmington, brother Bobby Piner of Wilmington.

A lifetime Wilmington resident P.D. retired from Babcock and Wilcox. He loved traveling and photography.

A memorial service will be 2:00 PM, Sunday, October 26, 2008 at Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service.

The Piner family would like to express our sincerest gratitude to all of the staff and volunteers at the Hospice Center on Physicians Drive in Wilmington for the extraordinary and loving care during PD’s final days. We will be forever thankful and appreciative and will never forget how they helped ease and comfort him through his final days.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 2222 S 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28401

Online condolences may be sent to www.wilmingtonburialandcremation.com

Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • October 25, 2008
    Lily Piner says:
    Thank you Pop for welcoming me into the family with love and respect. I am so glad I got to know you and feel privileged to have been with you when you peacefully crossed over to heaven. I love you so very much! Lily

  • October 27, 2008
    Shaun Alsdorf says:
    Our deepest reagards in this trying time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. God Bless, Shaun, Jen, Cooper, and Alexandria