|Margaret “Maggie Mae” Priest, age 88, of Linton, passed away at 6:30 A.M. Thurs., Sept. 8, 2011, in Linton. She was born Dec. 30, 1922, in Linton, the daughter of William M. & Mary Belle (Wakeland) Snow.
She attended the Linton Assembly of God Church & formerly worked at Ballband in South Bend, during WW II making raincoats for the troops & at 3-D in Linton.
Survivors include two sons, Steve (Kathy) Priest & Jim (Sherri) Priest, both of Linton, a daughter, Peggy (Bill) Walker of Linton, a brother, Jim Snow of Linton, seven grandchildren, Heather (John) Yung, Cris (Claudia) Walker, Mike (Libby) Walker, Nathan Priest, Stephanie (Austin) Krebbs, Ricky (Amy) Templeton, & Josh (Rebecca) Templeton, thirteen great-grandchildren, Haley Yung, Cayden & Camryn Walker, Matthew Krebbs, William Krebbs, Bria, Parker, Trevor, Tucker, Crystal, Bryan, Katlyn, & Lydia Templeton.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, John H. Priest, May 6, 2008, a son, Herbert Grayson Priest, June 27, 2005, two brothers, Floyd & Houston Snow, & four sisters, Verda Young, Vera Templeton, Helen Engle, & Isabelle Carey.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11 A.M. Sat., Sept. 10, at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton, Pastor Dick Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-8 P.M. Friday & after 10 A.M. Saturday.
The family has suggested that memorial contributions be made to ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) through the funeral home.
Online condolence can be left for the family at www.welchcornett.com.