Marion D. Pierce, 82, of Walton, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, at home. Marion was born on Jan. 2, 1935, in Masonville, the daughter of the late Ray and Anna (Pickett) Dean. She graduated from Sidney Central School, in the Class of 1952. Later in 1952 she married Carroll Pierce. He died in 1996. Her main job was a farm wife. A licensed insurance agent, she also worked for H&R Block, and owned a used furniture store in Walton where Gramma D’s is located.