Margie Worley, daughter of the late Charles Clinton and Lola Blanch Taylor Boyt, was born in Como, Mo., on Nov. 28, 1922, and died at her home near Doniphan, Mo., on April 17, 2012, at the age of 89.
Mrs. Worley had been a resident of Stoddard County, Mo., most of her life. She moved to Doniphan three years ago. She was a member of the Grandin Full Gospel Holiness Church in Grandin, where she served as a board member. She worked at Elders Manufacturing and at area nursing homes.
She was married to Eldridge Sebb Worley and moved to Georgia in her early years. Mr. Worley, serving in the U. S. Army, was deployed to Europe during WWII and shortly afterward lost his life serving his country.
Surviving is one
son, Dale Worley of Bloomfield; two grandchildren, Matt Worley of Bloomfield and David Worley of Dexter; six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Leonard Boyt of Puxico and Perry Boyt of Dexter; and three sisters, Gloria Clowes of Marble Hill, Donna Boykin of Doniphan, and Dorothy O'Neal of Puxico. Other family and friends also survive.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Earl Clinton Boyt and two in infancy, Doyle Edward and Clarence Albert Boyt; and two sisters, Mary Ellen Morgan and Pansy Ilene Hopkins.
Visitation will be held on Friday, April 20, 2012, at 10 a.m. at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 20, 2012, at 11 a.m. at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter with the Rev. Randy Robinson of Dexter officiating.
Interment will be in the Barker Cemetery near Bernie.