|Birth: ||Aug. 4, 1916|
|Death: ||May 3, 2012|
SCHARBER, MADGE ROBERTS age 95, of Birmingham, AL, passed away on May 4, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband Henry Phillip (Pete) Scharber, and is survived and loved by many nephews, nieces and friends. Her work career included being an Administrative Assistant at Linde Division of Union Carbide Corp.- now known as Praxair Corp. After retirement, she became actively involved in various genealogy societies such as Daughters of the Revolution, Daughters of 1812, National Society Daughters of the American Colonists, Sons and Daughters of the Pilgrims, United Daughters of the Confederacy, The Alabama Society of the Dames of the Court of Honor, Colonial Dames of the 17th Century, National Society United States Daughters of 1812, Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society of Edgefield, S.C., The South Carolina Genealogical Society, and Magna Charta. Her love of the outdoors also kept her busy with bird organizations such as the Birmingham Audubon Society, The National Audubon Society, The Hummer/Bird Study Group, and, the Blanche Dean Chapter of the Alabama Wildflower Society. Madge was born in Stilwell, Oklahoma to Green Leland Roberts and Jennie Thatch Roberts on August 4, 1916. She graduated from Stilwell High School with honors, and attended Oklahoma State University. She always had a positive outlook on life and had a wonderful sense of humor. Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 11, 2012. The family will receive friends Friday, May 11th from 2 to 3 PM at Johns Ridout's Mortuary-Elmwood Chapel located at 800 Dennison Ave SW in Birmingham 35211. A procession and memorial will then follow to the gravesite at Elmwood Cemetery.
Published in The Birmingham News from May 8 to May 10, 2012
Created by: Caretaker
Record added: May 09, 2012
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