Mr. Paul E. Hiers
  • Epworth Childrens Home
    2900 Millwood Avenue
    Columbia, SC 29205
  • Salem United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund
    PO Box 237
    Ballentine, SC 29002-0237

Share This Obituary
Message from the Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Paul by adding your memories and photos.

Send Flowers
flowers logo


Memories & Candles

“Patti,Rick,and Chris. I will miss my golfing and fishing buddy. He was like a brother to me. You are all in my prayers and thoughts. May the Lord...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Rufus Underwood - Shreveport, LA

“Thinking of you and you are all in our prayers during this time. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Johnny and Sandy Addison - LA

“To The Hiers Family (Rick & Jean Hiers (Griffin & Jolie):"Let not your heart be troubled; you believe in God, believe also in Me. In My Father's...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Bill Randolph - Lexington, SC

“Pat, Our prayers are with you and your family at this time. Tom & Terri ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Tom & Terri Dawson - Columbia, SC

“Dear Pat, Rick and Jean, We were very sorry to hear of Paul's death. We remember him as such a happy man, full of life, stories, fun, and most of...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Dawn and Bill Mitchell

“Dear Pat, Rick and Jean, We were very sorry to hear of Paul's death. We remember him as such a happy man, full of life, stories, fun, and most of...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Dawn and Bill Mitchell

“Pat, Chris and Rickey, We shall always have fond memories of our life at Lake Murray as your neighbors. May God bless you during these difficult...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Sherry and Earl Whatley

“Pat, my husband and I are new to St. Andrews Presbyterian Church. I found out about your husband, Paul, this morning in Bible study. My heart goes...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Lynn Doolittle - Irmo, SC

“Dear Pat, I am so sorry for your sadness now; I will keep you close to my heart and in my prayers. Love, Brenda ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Brenda and Al McBroom

“Pat, Chris, Ricky & Jean, You're in my thoughts and prayers. I love you all very much. Paul will be missed. Love Always,Stephanie Meador Lambert ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Stephanie Meador Lambert - Gaston, SC

“Pat I am so sorry for your loss. I willl keep you and your family in my prayers. cod blesss you ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Louise Richardson - Cayce, SC

“To Jean and the entire Hiers family ... My condolences. Please know that I'm thinking of you and offering a prayer of peace, comfort, and blessings...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Bill Gregory - Columbia, SC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. With our sympathy and love, Chuck and Alberta ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Chuck and Alberta Dean - Columbia, SC


View Video Tribute

Funeral service for Paul E. Hiers, 82, will be held 3 p.m. Friday, October 7, 2011, at Salem United Methodist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will follow in the church fellowship hall. Dunbar Funeral Home, Dutch Fork Chapel, is in charge.
Mr. Hiers died October 3, 2011. Born June 3, 1929, in Ehrhardt, SC he was the son of the late Julius Leroy and Esther Holmes Hiers. He was a graduate of The Citadel, Class of 1950, and retired from the SC Budget and Control Board. He served in the Air Force during the Korean Conflict and was a member of Mid-Carolina Golf Club and Salem U.M.C. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, golfing, and playing guitar and harmonica.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia Pike Hiers of the home; sons, Rickey Stephen Hiers (Jean) of Lexington, Christopher Paul Hiers of Waxhaw, N.C.; grandchildren, Hunter Reed Hiers, Jolie Emerson Hiers and Griffin Patrick Hiers.
Memorials may be made to Salem U.M.C. Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 237, Ballentine, SC 29002 or Epworth Children's Home, 2900 Millwood Avenue, Columbia, SC 29205.