MERIDIAN, Idaho - Florence Marie Pulley, 104, formerly of the Oak Community, passed away on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 in Boise, Idaho. She was a long time resident of Oak Community Area near Amity, Mo. Marie had moved to Meridian in 2000 after the death of Coleman Pulley, her husband of 68 years, to be near her daughter, Colleen O’Tyson. Marie was born in King City, Mo., on April 24, 1909 to Frank and Annie (Bennett) Troupe. She graduated from King City High School where, among numerous activities she lettered in basketball. She fondly kept among her mementos those letters from her basketball sweater . . .

Source: News-Press Now, 25 March 2014