Marjorie Fay (Williams) Garr
1932 - 2020
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Marjorie (Williams) Garr

Marjorie Fay (Williams) Garr, 88, of Oak Brook, IL, passed away from complications of COVID-19 on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Oak Brook Care nursing home. She was born on February 13, 1932 in Pittsburg, IL to Louis and Evelyn (Olson) Williams. Margie's husband, Francis Gene Garr and her first husband, Norval J. Jones preceded her in death. Margie is survived by a son, Mark D. Jones of Kingman, Arizona; and four grandchildren; Cody Jones, Kit Jones, Annette S. Bowles and Tammy L. Them. Son, Larry Lee Jones preceded her in death. She leaves 4 siblings; Louis R. (Bill) Williams of Vista CA, Sally J. Onorati of Franklin Park IL, Susan I. Joiner of McDonald TN, and Shirlee M. Puckett of Hamilton MO. Her deceased siblings are Mary Louise Berry, Evelyn Marie Mullins, John B. Williams and Charles R. Williams.

Margie and her family lived in Chillicothe around the 1970's and was owner and manager of a Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio in Chillicothe. She was a very active and vibrant woman throughout her life. Margie loved to travel and enjoyed genealogy, quilting, calligraphy, and swimming. She was a former president of the Baxter County, Arkansas, Historical and Genealogical Society; and published numerous books documenting old records of births, deaths, and marriages found in her genealogical research.

Interment of her ashes will be at Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery in Aurora, Illinois on a date yet to be determined.

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Published in Chillicothe News on Jun. 9, 2020.
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June 13, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Sally and Jane so sorry for you loss we will always be here for you.
Earl and Joanne
June 10, 2020
May God bless and watch over my beautiful Aunt and godmother. I will remember her humor and wit. She was a kind and loving woman.
June 10, 2020
Sally and Jane so sorry for your loss. Prayers to you and your family.
Donna & Steve Kowal
June 9, 2020
Margie will be missed love you MariJo
Mari Jo Leone
June 9, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Jean Allen, Vern Allen Jr., Charlotte Allen, Tim Allen & Families
June 9, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful Sister!! We will love you and miss you always!!
Susan Joiner
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