Lamb Days marshal has called Fountain Green home for 60

Lamb Days marshal has called Fountain Green home for 60

            FOUNTAIN GREEN— Dorthy Swenson Ivory, much more frequently recognised as “Dot,” will reign over the Lamb Times celebration as grand marshal this calendar year.

Dorthy “Dot” Ivory has been named grand marshal for the 2022 Lamb Days celebration. She and her husband, James, have been residents of Fountain Green for 60 years and enjoy Lamb Times.

            Dot was born and lifted in Mt. Nice in which she attended North Sanpete Large Faculty and fulfilled the enjoy of her lifestyle, James Eugen Ivory. They were being married in 1961 and have designed Fountain Eco-friendly their household for the past 60 a long time.

            Together they have 6 youngsters: Tracy (Don) Stewart, Karl (Cindy) Ivory, Wes (Carey) Ivory, Kim (Daniel) Clyde, Brenda (Ben) Cole, and Brandon (Amy) Ivory. From people 6 youngsters, they have been blessed with 24 grandchildren and 33 wonderful-grandchildren.

            One of the points that Dot is known for is the large apricot tree in her yard that the grandkids all love to climb.

            While boosting her youngsters, Dot attended and graduated from Derrell’s Higher education of Beauty. Subsequent graduation, she opened and operated a elegance store known as Dottie’s Style, but later adjusted the title to Remaining Contact.

            She also opened a floral store named One of a kind Items, exactly where she designed and offered floral preparations, wooden crafts and ceramics. Just after Dot retired, the shop was marketed.

            Her adore for crafting and for her organization performed a big part in her setting up the craft fair, which proceeds now as a tradition at Lamb Times.

            Dot loves Fountain Inexperienced, and serves and volunteers in any way she can. She assisted with the Overlook Lamb Days pageant for numerous decades and cherished performing with the youthful women. She would frequently uncover a woman who was competing but did not have the money for a gown and enable her get the fantastic a person.

            “She liked to aid do the ladies hair and make-up,” her daughter Tracy claimed. “But she would enable wherever she was desired.”

            Dot has been an lively member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints her whole everyday living. Along with her partner, they have served 3 area missions.

            Because of the like that she has for anyone all around her, she has been recognised as the “Mother of the Ward.” She would do anything for anybody and will help anyone each individual opportunity she gets.

            Attending Lamb Times is one thing she seems forward to every 12 months. Some of her most loved points about Lamb Days are watching the men get the pits all set for the lamb cook, using through the parade on John Deer tractors with her partner and viewing the softball game titles.

But her most beloved point about Lamb Times is going for walks all-around the park and viewing with individuals. She enjoys how it is like a massive reunion when every- one particular “comes home” to obtain with their family members and mates.