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Merlena Elizabeth "Lena" Magar Ning
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1930
Carter County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Mar. 17, 2009
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

Lena was the daughter of Millard Jefferson Magar and Edith Jennie Musgrave. She was born in Ardmore and lived for 40 years in White Settlement, TX.

She was married three times to Herman Carl Akins, Jewel Irving McDougle and Dea "Ben" Ning.

Lena had 5 children: Donna Lynn McDougle, Melton "Bubba" McDougle, Adrenna Gayle McDougle, Marla Denice Akins, and Carla Patrice Akins. Lena also raised her grandaughter, Kelly Patrice Akins.

Lena worked as a waitress and was retired from General Dynamics.

Merlena's Obituary Published in the Star-Telegram on 3/19/2009

Lena E. Ning, 78, passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2009.
Service: 1 p.m. Friday in Winscott Road Memorial Chapel. Interment: Annetta Cemetery, Annetta. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Winscott Road Funeral Home, 1001 Winscott Road.
Lena was born Dec. 5, 1930, in Ardmore, Okla.
Survivors: Daughters, Donna Jennings of Fort Worth, Adrenna Kincanon of Franklin Park, Ill., Carla Barton of Fort Worth, Marla Rector of Fort Worth; son, M. Mac McDougle; several grandchildren and great grandchildren, including Kelly McDowell; and a brother, Carl Magar.

Family links: 
  Millard Jefferson Magar (1903 - 1976)
  Edith Jennie Musgraves Magar (1908 - 1982)
  Jewel Irving McDougle (1921 - 1990)
  Merlena Elizabeth Magar Ning (1930 - 2009)
  Cletus Ivan Magar (1932 - 2002)*
  Carl Eugene Magar (1939 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Annetta Cemetery
Parker County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Kelly McDowell
Originally Created by: Jen Peel
Record added: Mar 19, 2009
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Merlena Elizabeth Lena <i>Magar</i> Ning
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I love you Granny and miss you more then you could ever imagine. I thought you said this would get easier as time went on??? I know, "tutt, tutt..." I can hear it now. Muah
- Kelly McDowell
 Added: Jul. 16, 2010

- Jen Peel
 Added: Mar. 19, 2010

- Jen Peel
 Added: Jan. 1, 2010
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