Elizabeth “Beth” Pierceall Coode, age 48 of Glendon died Thursday (July 24, 2014) at Firsthealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.


A memorial service will be 3:00 PM Sunday at Glendon Independent Christian Church conducted by the Rev. Brian Beane and the Rev. Tony Capehart. The family will be receiving friends at the home in Glendon.


Born in Durham, Beth was an accomplished musician. She played violin through school and later belonged to many choruses and singing groups within various churches. She graduated with her R.N. Degree from Presbyterian College in Charlotte and worked for many years as a cardiac nurse at Presbyterian Hospital, and also worked as first assistant on the Neurosurgery team for Dr. Stephen Hipp in Charlotte. After moving to Moore County she volunteered in recovery at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital and also Moore Free Clinic.


She is survived by: a son Jim Coode of Charlotte; parents David and Nancy (Street) Pierceall of Glendon, brother Todd Pierceall of Gastonia; grandmother Jean Street of Glendon.


Memorials may be made to: Moore Free Clinic, 211 Trimble Plant Rd, Suite C, Southern Pines, NC 28387.


Fry and Prickett Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Condolences: PinesFunerals.com

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  1. Nancy and Dave,

    We would like to offer our sincere sympathy to you and your family in the passing of Beth. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  2. Dave, Nancy and Mrs. Street and rest of family, Laura and I are so sorry for your loss. In times like these God gives us more Grace to help in times of need like this. Praying for the family

  3. Nancy and Dave and family,

    I am so sorry for your loss. I did not know Beth personally, but by knowing you I feel your loss. Will keep you in my prayers as you go through this time. Love, Sharon

  4. We are so sorry. Such a great loss for such a special family. We have such good memories of your time at HGBC and those choir trips. Beth was a beautiful girl and her death leaves a void that only He can fill with His comforting Presence.

  5. Dave and Nancy, we are so sorry to hear about your daughter. please know that we are so sorry and pray for your comfort and strength. Daddy will be so sorry and I will let him know. He is presently at Rex Hospital recovering from a carotid artery surgery

  6. There are no words to describe how sad and heart broken I am about Beth!! She was an amazing person and friend and I loved her dearly. Love you Dave, Nancy and Todd and praying for you daily.

  7. Dave and Nancy:

    I am so sorry to learn this morning of Beth’s passing. Please accept my deepest sympathy and know that you will be in my prayers. The Peace of God, which passes all understanding, be with you.

  8. Nancy and Dave, I’m glad you used the lovely photo of Beth. She is beautiful! Her beauty matches her beautiful faith in God, and the dedication she had to serving God. She was, truly, a wonderful person!

    To have been an accomplished musician made he

  9. Dave and Nancy, So sorry to hear of Beth’s passing, our thoughts and prayers are with you and the rest of the family.

  10. I am very saddened to hear the news that Beth passed away this past week. I offer my sincere condolences to her son Jimmy and the family. Beth was a very thoughtful and talented woman. She was a wonderful friend and even better neighbor that I had the ple

  11. Dave & Nancy I am so sorry for your loss! I will always love your family. It was great seeing you guys today. God Bless.

  12. We are so sad to hear of Beth’s passing. We have many memories of you all at HGBC.. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love to you all.

  13. Dave and Nancy,

    Sharon told me about Beth’s passing and while I never knew her I want to express condolences from David and me. Your faith is strong and I am certain, will carry you through this period of grieving and letting go. We will be supporti

  14. Dear family, sorry for your loss and I would like to express my condolences during this sad time. Although I did not know Ms. Coode personally it saddens me to know she passed away at such an young age. May you gain comfort in the loving hope God provides

  15. Dear Dave and Nancy,

    So very sorry to hear about your daughter’s passing. I remember her when I was at Guess Road Baptist Church. It was a very special time in my life with the most wonderful memory of Dave leading our youth choir. A lot of time h

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