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Margaret Meek

Thursday, February 17, 2005

Born 1-13-1905 -- Died 2-11-2005

Margaret Olympia Wadley Meek, 100, died Feb. 11, 2005, at Shady Oaks Nursing Home in Thayer, Mo.

A daughter of Mr. and Mrs Kelly Wadley, she was born Jan. 13, 1905, in Arkabutla, Miss. On August 20, 1920 she married John Meek. They made their home in Marvell, Ark. in the late 1930s, where they remained until moving to Thayer in 1990. She was a membr of Calvary Baptist Church in Marvell and formerly worked as a sales clerk.

She is survived by a son, David Meek of Thayer, four grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John; and two sisters -- Lillian Blackburn and Annie Katherine Scott, and her parents.

A graveside service was Feb. 14, at Marvell Cemetery with the Rev. David Helwig officiating. Bob Neal and Sons Brickell Funeral Home of Marvell was in charge of arrangements.

Pallbearers were Danny Meek, Brett Meek, Ben Davison, Joe Kemmer, C.O. Smith and Mike Gleghorn. Memorials may be given to Calvery Baptist Church, P.O. Box 220, Marvell or Marvell Cemetery, P.O. Box 205,Guests may sign the guest book at www.bobnealandsons.com.