Margery L. Smith - 87
7/23/1932 - 9/15/2019
Margery L. Smith age 87 of Tennessee, Illinois, passed away Sunday, September 15, 2019, at Heartland Health Care in Macomb. She was born July 23, 1932 in Rural Colchester, to Marion and Ethel Nelson Martin. She was united in marriage in Tennessee, Illinois on July 8, 1950, to Harvey L. Smith, he preceded her in death September 10, 2012. She was also preceded in death by her parents, 2 Sons: Kent Smith, Rod Smith, 1 Daughter in Law: Debbie Smith, 2 Brothers: Kerman Martin, Marion Martin and 1 Sister: Dollie Stacker.
Surviving to mourn her passing are 2 Grandchildren: Michael (Michelle Hinterscher) Smith, Strasburg, Illinois, Jennifer Smith, Colchester, 3 Great Grandchildren: Rylan Hynek, Emilrigh Hynek, Ivey Annalyn Smith, and 6 Nieces.
Margery lived most of her life in Tennessee. She had worked at NTN Bower in Macomb for 22 years retiring in 1989, she then worked for Marriott at Western Illinois University till 1992. She was a member of the Colchester United Methodist Church, Graduated from Colchester High School in 1949. She and Harvey traveled to all 50 States and took many Cruses. She enjoyed word search books along with Crocheting. The time she spent with her family brought her the greatest joy in her life.
Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, September 18, 2019, at the Jones Mortuary in Colchester with Rev. Jim Clayton. Visitation with the family will be 1 hour prior to the services a the funeral home. Burial will take place at Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Colchester. Friends may view and sign the register book at the funeral home after 1:00 P.M Tuesday. Memorial is to Colchester United Methodist Church. Online Condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com
10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. Wednesday at the funeral home
11:00 A.M. Wednesday at the Funeral Home