Archibald Turner Francis Magaha

Archibald Turner Francis Magaha

Berryville, Clarke County, Virginia, USA
Death 15 Jan 1999 (aged 74)
Boyds, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row M, Lot 27 Lower, Site 4
Memorial ID 67704812 · View Source
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- Joann Marie Magaha [1946-2013]
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- Franklin Henry Magaha 1949-1973]

Frederick News-Post - January 16, 1999

Mr. Archie T. F. Magaha, 75, of Peach Tree Road, Boyds, died Friday, Jan. 15, at his home.

He was the husband of Virginia Magaha. They were married for 53 years.

Born in Berryville, Va., he was a son of the late Thomas H. and Nellie Marcus Magaha.

Mr. Magaha moved to Maryland in 1955, where he worked for Al-Marah and Arabian Horse Farm for 27 years, then Farr and Bagley farms for 11 years, retiring at age 70.

He was a member of Barnesville Baptist Church.

Surviving in addition to his wife are three children, Joann Dorsey and husband Larry of Boyds, Connie Magaha of Charles Town, W.Va., and Donna Elgin and husband Charles of Poolesville; one sister, Virginia Braithwaite of West Virginia; four brothers, Thomas, Melvin and Roy Magaha, all of West Virginia, and Wilson Magaha of Darnestown; seven grandchildren, Karri Morningstar, Jenni Elgin, Kevin, Keith and Kris Dorsey, and Chad and Mark McDonald; and six great-grandchildren.

Mr. Magaha was preceded in death by one son, Franklin Henry Magaha; and one brother, Charles Henry Magaha.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17, at Hilton Funeral Home, 22111 Beallsville Road, Barnesville, where funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 18.

Interment will be in Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Barnesville Baptist Church, 22311 Old Hundred Road, Barnesville, Md. 20838.

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