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 Margie <I>Truitt</I> Nesmith

Margie Truitt Nesmith

Death 28 Jun 2012 (aged 81)
Coleman County, Texas, USA
Burial Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 92768479 · View Source
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"Margie Truitt Nesmith, 81, of Lake Coleman, died Thursday, June 28, 2012, at her residence. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 2, 2012, at Concho Baptist Church, 1700 South Concho, Coleman. Officiating will be John Cundieff, Margie's brother-in-law. Burial will follow in the Abilene City Cemetery, N. 10th and Treadway, under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home.

"She was born Margie Ann Truitt on March 17, 1931, in Abilene, the daughter of John Doyle Truitt and Ruby Gene Vernon Truitt. She grew up and attended schools in Abilene and Baird, graduating from Baird High School and later attending Draughn's Business College. She worked as a cashier at Safeway in Abilene for 19 years. Following retirement, she moved to Lake Coleman and was a member of the Lake Coleman Volunteer Fire Department Ladies' Auxiliary.

"Survivors include four children, Linda Nesmith and Hugh Gallagher of Lakeway, Gary Nesmith and wife, Beverly, of Wimberley, Gregg Nesmith and wife, Cynthia, of Abilene, Gene Nesmith and wife, Nan, of Lago Vista; four brothers and sisters, Marion Truitt and wife, Nina, of Abilene, Lona and husband John Cundieff of Jacksonville, Janice Truitt of Kilgore and Gerald Truitt of Kilgore; five grandchildren, Clinton Wayne Nesmith and wife, Anne, of Arlington, Virginia, Brian Ashley Nesmith and wife, Cheryl, of Uvalde, Kara Leigh Castillo and husband, Felix, of Abilene, Amber Nonnemacher of Lago Vista, Sara Nonnemacher of Dripping Springs; seven great grandchildren, Jacob, Joshua and Andrew Castillo, Haley and Dakota Hutchins, Gabriella Alvarado, Piper Nisley; two double cousins, Ruth Scarborough of Lamesa, Joe Vernon of Beeville and many special nieces and nephews.

"Our celebration of Margie's life and visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, July 1, 2012, at Stevens Funeral Home, 400 West Pecan Street, Coleman.

"The family of Mrs. Nesmith would like to acknowledge some very special friends and neighbors, Dorothy Conlin, Dale and Rene Allison, Wanda Shaw, Sue Sorrell, Jean Simmons, Jackie Carey, Betty McClure, Don and Liz Hughes, Bill & Wilma McMillan and many others.

"In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be made to Hendrick Hospice Care, 1682 Hickory, Abilene, Texas 79601."

(Coleman Chronicle and Democrat-Voice. Used with permission.)

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  • Created by: Ralph Terry
  • Added: 29 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92768479
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margie Truitt Nesmith (17 Mar 1931–28 Jun 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92768479, citing Abilene Municipal Cemetery, Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Ralph Terry (contributor 47372532) .