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Margaret "Maggie Mae" Priest

Thursday, September 8, 2011

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Margaret "Maggie Mae" Priest, 88, of Linton, passed away at 6:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, in Linton.

She was born Dec. 30, 1922, in Linton, the daughter of William M. & Mary Belle (Wakeland) Snow.

She attended the Linton Assembly of God Church and formerly worked at Ballband in South Bend, during WW II making raincoats for the troops and at the 3-D Store in Linton.

Survivors include two sons, Steve (Kathy) Priest and Jim (Sherri) Priest, both of Linton; a daughter, Peggy (Bill) Walker of Linton; a brother, Jim Snow of Linton; seven grandchildren, Heather (John) Yung, Cris (Claudia) Walker, Mike (Libby) Walker, Nathan Priest, Stephanie (Austin) Krebbs, Ricky (Amy) Templeton and Josh (Rebecca) Templeton, 13 great-grandchildren, Haley Yung, Cayden and Camryn Walker, Matthew Krebbs, William Krebbs, Bria, Parker, Trevor, Tucker, Crystal, Bryan, Katlyn and Lydia Templeton.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John H. Priest, May 6, 2008; a son, Herbert Grayson Priest, June 27, 2005; two brothers, Floyd and Houston Snow; and four sisters, Verda Young, Vera Templeton, Helen Engle and Isabelle Carey.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 10 at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton with Pastor Dick Smith officiating.

Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday and after 10 a.m. Saturday.

The family has suggested that memorial contributions be made to ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) through the funeral home.

Online condolence can be left for the family at www.welchcornett.com.