Margie ‘Maggie’ Belle Farnsworth

Margie “Maggie” Belle Farnsworth, 67, of Lowell, passed away at 8:35 a.m. on Sunday (March 10, 2013) at The Arbors of Marietta.

She was born on Feb. 9, 1946, at Wade, Ohio, a daughter of Shearld “Pete” and Mary Mahela Pritchett Farnsworth. She had been employed at Marietta Convalescent Center and as a caregiver for Dr. George Huston.

Margie is survived by two daughters and two sons, Derdre (Dave) Lauer of Machias, N.Y., Karen (Jack Emerick) Mankins of Belpre, Raymond Lee Mankins Jr. of Lowell, Richard Allen (Jamie) Mankins, Sr. of Waterford; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchild; sister, Edith (Dean) Rummer of Lowell; brother, Dale (Palva) Farnsworth of Reno; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews and great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and one sister.

At her request, her body was cremated. Memorial services will be held on Saturday (March 16) at 2 p.m. at Highland Ridge United Church of Christ with Pastor Don Hart officiating. McClure-Schafer-Lankford is assisting the family and messages of sympathy may be sent to them at