Marjorie M. Black, the daughter of the late David L. and Ada Harris Jarrell, was born near Dexter on June 26, 1930, and died at the Beverly Health and Rehab Center in Bloomfield on Friday, Oct. 8, 2004, at the age of 74.
She had lived all her life in Bloomfield. She had worked as a seamstress at Elder's Manufacturing in Bloomfield and was a member of the Bloomfield Church of Christ.
In December of 1947, she was married to Johhny Thomas Black. He preceded her in death on June 17, 1986.
Surviving are one daughter, Connie Wills of Bloomfield; one son, Johnny D. Black of Bloomfield; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Dwight and Bill Jarrell, both of Bloomfield; and three sisters, Ernestine Ward of Lansing, Mich., Louise Losh of Eminence, and June Culbertson of Bloomfield.
She was preceded in death by one son, Thomas E. Black on Aug. 30, 1999; two brothers; and two sisters.
Visitation was held after 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 10, 2004, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Graveside funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 10, 2004, in the Hagy Cemetery in Dexter with Bro. Stan Dauck of Bernie officiating.
Interment followed in the Hagy Cemetery in Dexter with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.