Margaret Clarabelle (Ayers) Spaid, 89, Venice, Fla. and formerly of Marshall County, passed away on April 19, 2021, at 8:45 a.m. at Venice Regional Hospital, Venice, Fla. On Oct. 7, 1931, in Plymouth, she was born to James A. Ayers and Dorothy (Rensberger) Ayers. Margaret had lived in Florida for a year, having lived all of her life in Marshall County.
On Aug. 6, 1956, in Plymouth, she married Dale E. Spaid and together they shared 63 years with each other. Dale preceded her Sept. 13, 2019.
Margaret and Dale owned a dairy farm and she was a switchboard operator at Mecks Corporation. Margaret was a graduate of LaPaz High School with the class of 1949 and was a cheerleader.
She was a member of the Marshall County Dairy Association.
Margaret is survived by her daughter, Linda Morrison and husband Denny of Culver; and son, Jeff Spaid and friend Ken Jurek of Sarasota, Fla.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister, Edna Bottroff, and brother, James Ayers
Friends may visit with the family from 10 a.m.-noon Monday, April 26, at Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, 208 N. Michigan St., Argos.
Funeral Services will follow noon at the funeral home with Rev. Robert E. Rice Jr. Burial will follow at the New Oakhill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Memorial Contribution: Can be made to the Marshall County Humane Society, PO Box 22, Plymouth, IN 46563