Marjorie A. Root(1935-2013)

CARROLLTON, Ky.-Marjorie A. Root, 77, of Carrollton, died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at the Green Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center in Carrollton.
Cremation was chosen by the family with no services planned at this time. Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave. in Carrollton was entrusted with the arrangements.
Mrs. Root was born March 21, 1935, in Grays, Ky., the daughter of the late Marvin and Nellie MaGee Craig. She was a housewife and had been a member of the First Church Of Nazarene in Louisville, Ky.
Survivors include her two sons, Jeffery G. and his wife, Kim Root of Carrollton, and Harold D. Root of Bowling Green, Ky.; a brother, Marvin Craig, Jr. of Grays, Ky.; and one grandchild, Tristan J.K. Root.
Her parents; her husband, Carl Root; and one brother, Harry Craig preceded her in death.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Early Childhood Development Program in care of the funeral home.
Published in The News-Democrat on Jan. 16, 2013