PEOPLE: Alice Beall worked for decades at Mostly Natives Nursery in Tomales.   Courtesy of the family

Alice Beall, a longtime Marshall resident who loved native grasses, embroidery and walking barefoot, died in her sleep on Nov. 10, ending a long battle with a degenerative disease. She was 67 years old.

Ms. Beall will be remembered as a loving and determined individual who “existed on a plane above nonsense.” “Many people have written that . . .