Margaret F. Gregory, age 100, of Knob Noster, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at the Warrensburg Manor Care Center.
She was born November 28, 1912, in Knob Noster, the daughter of Fred and Fannie (Byrd) Nietzert.
On January 1, 1938, she was united in marriage to Earl Gregory in Chilhowee, MO. He preceded her in death on October 9, 1996.
Mrs. Gregory was a 1931 graduate of Knob Noster High School. She received her Bachelor Degree and later her Master Degrees from Central Missouri State University in 1959. Mrs. Gregory taught 8th grade at Knob Noster for 33 years and retired in 1977. She was a member of the Knob Noster Presbyterian Church and loved to play cards and work in her garden.
Mrs. Gregory is survived by her son, David Gregory of Knob Noster; her daughter, Barbara Gregory of Raytown, MO; her sister, Geraldine Lane, of Riverside, MO; four grandchildren: Lauren Gregory, of Lee's Summit, MO; Deanna Hampton, of Peculiar, MO; Matthew Wuster, of Bottineau, ND; and James Wuster of Blue Springs, MO; and five great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, and one brother, Kelly Nietzert.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 2, 2013, at Sweeney-Phillips & Holdren Funeral Home in Warrensburg with Brother Charles Brant officiating.
Interment will be held at a later date at Knob Noster Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the
and can be left in care of the funeral home.