Margie Bridges Gallant, 77, of Midland, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, passed away after a lengthy illness on Sept. 15, 2013. Margie was born in 1935, in Brandon, Miss., to Donald and Ruth Bridges. In 1960, she married Robert Gallant and they enjoyed over 53 years of happiness together in Louisiana, Texas, and Midland.
Margie was devoted go her family; she enjoyed cooking, sewing, reading, and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was active in school programs, president of the PTA, adult sponsor for the Methodist Youth at her church, and always ready to provide transportation to activities for her children, grandchildren, and their friends. After her sons left for college, she returned to college and graduated from Louisiana State University
Margie is survived by her husband, Robert of Midland; sons, Bryan (Kathy) Gallant of Bossier City, La.; Jeffry (Michelle) Gallant of Midland, and Allan (Vivian) Gallant of Houston, Texas; her brother, Robert Bridges of Brandon, Miss.; six grandchildren, Jennifer, Robert, Andrew, Ryan, Samuel, and Nicole, and two great-grandchildren, Madison and Tyler Traweek.
At Margie's request there will be no visitation or services. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Ware-Smith-Woolever Funeral Directors.