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86-year-old found dead in Apex pond

Posted June 24


— An 86-year-old woman was found dead in an Apex pond Saturday morning.

Authorities said Carolyn Ann Pearce of 5604 Ten-Ten Road took a walk around her property at about 9 a.m.

When her family did not hear from Pearce, they searched the area and found her in a pond, according to the Wake County Sheriff’s Office.

Pearce’s body will be sent to the Medical Examiner’s Office to determine a cause of death.

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  • Wayne R. Douglas Jun 25, 3:53 p.m.
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    Very sad for the family and my prayers go out to them and the friends of Mrs Pearce. Keep your heart right with God folks. You never know when He will call you home, or when He will relocate you to an unpleasant eternity.