Marjorie Hayes Wood, daughter of Paul Wayne Hayes and Vera Leona (Driftmier) Hayes was born on December 5, 1920 in Page County, Iowa and passed away July 18, 2010 at the Villisca Good Samaritan Center in Villisca, Iowa at the age of eighty-nine years, seven months and thirteen days.
Marjorie graduated from Prescott High School and married Francis Wood on December 7, 1940. They had two children and lived on the family farm north of Prescott until 1990 when they moved to Corning.
Marjorie was a bookkeeper at NFO for many years. She was a member of the Corning Methodist Church, Order of the Eastern Star, American Legion Association and Rose Ann Auxiliary. She loved to sew, quilt, china paint, read and cook. Most of all she loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Those relatives who preceded Marjorie in death were her parents; husband, Francis in 2003; son, Sidney; son-in-law, Bob; sisters: Berniece and brother-in-law Ronald Campbell, Jeanne and brother-in-law Robert “Bunny” Hair, brother-in-law Don Shires, Janice and brother-in-law Bob Smart.
Marjorie is survived by her daughter, Christine Dunn of Nodaway; daughter-in-law, Annabelle Wood and Larry Miller of Corning; grandchildren: Cindy (Steven) McDermott of Newton, Matt (Vicky) Wood of Prescott, Rachel (Rick) Pederson of Fort Dodge, Rob (Sarah) Dunn of Walker; great-grandchildren: Casey, Colten and Cooper McDermott; Allison and Logan Wood; Reese, Royce and Reggie Pederson; Robert Arthur IV “Bobby” and Avanti Dunn; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.