Idaho State Journal, 2/14/18
Margie Dives Pierce, 96, of Aberdeen passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by family. She was born July 1, 1921 in Malad, ID to Thomas and Ruth Dives the 3rd of 6 children. She grew up and worked hard on her family ranch and graduated from Malad high school in 1939. She married the love of her life Sherman Pierce on March 25, 1939 in Ogden, UT and the marriage was later sealed in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple.
She was a faithful member of the Aberdeen LDS second ward.
She enjoyed traveling, crocheting, tatting, gardening, and making many memories with her family at their cabin in Island Park that her and Sherman built.
She is survived by one son Sterling (Connie) Pierce, 4 daughters Judy Dayley, Vicki (Bob) Lehman, Janice (Jerry) Lehman, Melanie (Terry) Behunin, two sisters Iva Lou Young and Verlene Williams, 14 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren, and 25 great great grandchildren with two more on the way.
She was proceeded in death by husband Sherman Pierce, parents Thomas and Ruth Dives, brothers Ren and Tommy Dives, sister Alicia Bingham, two grandchildren Michael and Michelle Lehman, and sons in law Don Johns, and Marv Dayley. A viewing will be held Friday February 16th from 6-8pm at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Aberdeen. Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 2pm at the Aberdeen LDS church with a viewing 1-hour prior. Interment will follow services at the Aberdeen Cemetery. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.davisrosemortuary.com
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Published in Idaho State Journal on Feb. 14, 2018