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 Margie Dee <I>Mathis</I> Talley

Margie Dee Mathis Talley

Polk County, Tennessee, USA
Death 4 Jan 2005 (aged 70)
Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Benton, Polk County, Tennessee, USA
Plot Sec 4
Memorial ID 10930075 · View Source
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DS w/Wallace A.
m. Dec. 24, 1950

The Chattanoogan

Talley, Margie Dee Mathis
posted January 6, 2005

Margie Dee Mathis Talley, 70, died on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2005, in a Chattanooga hospital following an extended illness.

She was a native of Polk County, TN, born May 4, 1934, and had spent the past 45 years in Signal Mountain. Mrs. Talley was an ordained minister in the Church of God.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace Talley; and her parents, Henry and Pearl Ballew Mathis.

She is survived by her daughter and son-and-law, Susan and Gary Howard, of Chattanooga; two grandsons and their spouses, Gabriel and Laquadda Howard, of Chattanooga, and Adam and Angie Howard, of East Ridge; one great-grandson, Joshua Howard; two sisters, Alpha Whitmire, of Signal Mountain, and Allene Cummings, of Benton, TN, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at noon Friday in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home of Benton with her pastor, Harley Morrison, and the Rev. James Taylor officiating.

Interment will follow in Old Ocoee Cemetery with the release of a flock of white doves concluding the service.

Her family will receive friends all day Thursday until 8 p.m.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Talley family guestbook at

Obit provided by Marian Presswood

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  • Created by: Cindy Womble Billman
  • Added: 8 May 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10930075
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margie Dee Mathis Talley (4 May 1934–4 Jan 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10930075, citing Old Ocoee Cemetery, Benton, Polk County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Cindy Womble Billman (contributor 46485823) .