Ruth M. Pierce, age 83, of Westerville, Ohio passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at Saint Ann’s Hospital. She was born on August 6, 1936 in Savannah, TN to her parents, Cahal Morris and Willie Mae Dillon. On October 15, 1965, she married her loving husband of 54 years, Donald Pierce. Throughout her life, she owned her own business and volunteered often. She was a member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses. When Ruth was not socializing with her friends, she would often be found gardening or reading. She had a wonderful sense of humor. Ruth was always quick with a joke. She had a deep love for all animals and the people who needed and loved her. Ruth is survived by her husband, Donald Pierce; son, Joel Pierce; and daughter, Amy Pierce. She was preceded in death by her mother, Willie Mae Dillon; father, Cahal Morris; sister, Naomi Ballard; and brother, Robert Morris. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Please visit www.OhioCremation.org to leave the family an online condolence.