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Sarah Margaret Short Ansley
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1908
Death: Jan. 14, 1999

Margaret Short Ansley, 90, of Amarillo, died Thursday, Jan. 14, 1999.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. today in The Chapel of Polk Street United Methodist Church with Dr. Jim Garrett of Polk Street United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery by Blackburn-Shaw Funeral Directors, 315 E. Fifth Ave.

Mrs. Ansley was born in Decatur and moved to Amarillo in 1919. She graduated from Amarillo High School and attended Texas Tech University. She had been a member of Polk Street United Methodist Church for 70 years and was active in the Women's Missionary Society.

She also was a member of the Texas Aggie Mothers Club, PTA, the Federated Women's Club, Modern Study Club and served as secretary-treasurer of West Texas Judges and Commissioners Association.

She married Thaddeus "Thad" Ansley in 1934 in Amarillo.

Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Anne Reid of Amarillo; a son, Charles H. Ansley of Plano; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

The family requests memorials be to Polk Street United Methodist Church, 1401 S. Polk St., Amarillo, TX 79101; St. Anthony's Hospice and Life Enrichment Center, P.O. Box 950, Amarillo, TX 79176-0001; or Craig Methodist Retirement Community, Ninth Avenue at Amarillo Boulevard, Amarillo, TX 79101.

The family will be at 6021 Belpree Road.
Family links: 
  Ben Short (1874 - 1940)
  Ella Watkins Short (1874 - 1944)
  Thaddeus Ansley (1906 - 2002)
  Charles Brandon Short (1903 - 1929)*
  Mary Jane Short Elliott (1905 - 1956)*
  Sarah Margaret Short Ansley (1908 - 1999)
  George Washington Short (1911 - 1974)*
*Calculated relationship
Llano Cemetery
Randall County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section N Lot 185 Space 6
Created by: Walter Dunn
Record added: Mar 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18570970
Sarah Margaret <i>Short</i> Ansley
Added by: Walter Dunn
Sarah Margaret <i>Short</i> Ansley
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Sarah Margaret Short Ansley was the wife of my 4th cousin 2x removed.
- Reynolds Ansley
 Added: Aug. 14, 2011

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