Marjorie Louise Pickering peacefully entered eternal life on Monday, May 10, 2021. The daughter of Archibald and Hazel (Rutherford) Peters, she was born at the family farm just northeast of Ashville on June 30, 1924. She graduated from Walnut High School in 1941. She married her college sweetheart James (Jim) Pickering, in 1945; they started a dairy farm northeast of Ashville and by 1951 had three sons. Sadly, James passed from Leukemia in 1953. Marjorie was a talented, caring first grade teacher at Walnut Elementary for 20 years. Marjorie got a temporary teaching certificate in 1959 and was able to become a schoolteacher by working towards her degree during the time off during summer...