Pearl M. Scripture, 101, formerly of Orland, died Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.
She was born December 16, 1911, in Branch County, Mich., to Rufus and Minnie Mae (Best) Royer.
Living all her life in Branch County, Mich., and Steuben County, Ind., she was a homemaker and a farmwife.
She was married January 24, 1931, in Elkhart, Ind., to Kern F. Scripture. He preceded her in death on January 19, 1986.
Surviving are two nieces, Martha Wilson, Orland, Ind., and Nellie Winn, Rives Junction, Mich.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter and son-in-law, Donna Marie and John Pine, both on July 4, 1970, two sisters, Kathryn Shufelt and Ella M. Pippenger, and one brother, Frank Royer.
Graveside service was held Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Greenlawn Cemetery, Orland, Ind.
Memorials may be directed to the Orland Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 446, Orland, IN 46776.
Online condolences may be sent at www.fruripmayfuneral home.com.
Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange was in charge of arrangements.