Margie Adams Whitaker, 81, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, Jan. 20, after a long illness.
She was a native of Perry County and was a teacher for over 30 years, much of it in the Hardin County School System at Vine Grove Elementary.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Denzil Whitaker; her parents, Dewey Adams and Zola Huff Adams; and her brother Murrell Ison.
She is survived by her brother, Evert Adams; her children, Larry and Judy Whitaker, Teresa and Mike Lyons, and Keith Whitaker; her grandchildren, Melissa LeMasters, Steven Whitaker, Robin Mabry, Joshua Whitaker, Jeremy Whitaker, Jasmine Whitaker, Tara Thomas, Michael Lyons, Matthew Lyons, Brytani Raymond, Maxwell Whitaker, Jackson Whitaker; great-grandchildren, Shannon, Katie and Meagen Rishkofski, Savannah Bolin, Justin and Jaelee Collins and Jaxon Thomas, Ryder and Caitlyn Mabry, Aiden and Ella Lyons, Hannah Whitaker, Aaliyah Whitaker, Mason Beville; and two great-great-grandchildren, Reagan Rishkofskii and Brianna Moseley.
Visitation was Wednesday, Jan. 22, at the Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown, and the funeral was Thursday, Jan. 23, at the same location and burial will follow at Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.