Margie Adair Mason ’59 (Nursing) Margie A. Mason age 81 of Greenville, former 1st lady of Central Christian College in McPherson, Kansas, passed away at 6:20 a.m. Wednesday January 2, 2019 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in O’Fallon, IL.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, January 6, 2019 at the Greenville Free Methodist Church with Rev. Deborah Somerville officiating. The family will receive friends there from 1:30 p.m. Sunday until service time. For those who desire memorials in Margie’s memory may be made to the Greenville Free Methodist Church, Central Christian College, or The Robert’s Wesleyan College Nursing Program at the service or at the Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home.
Margie Ann Adair, the daughter of Osmun Richmond Adair and Erma Frances Hughes Adair was born on January 10, 1937 in St. Claire Shores, MI. Margie and Donald Lee Mason were united in marriage on January 6, 1962 in Detroit, MI. In addition to her husband, Don, of 57 years, Margie is survived by 3 daughters, 8 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren: daughters Gayle Sparks of Cynthiana, KY., Alycia Haug of Jefferson City, Mo., and Donna Carlson (Lynn) of Greenville, IL. Her 8 grandchildren include: Bryan (Tarryn) White, Aaron White, Brittany (Sgt. Russell) Jolly, Abigayle Haug, Allison Haug, Alexis Haug, Lyndsey Carlson, and Lucas Carlson. Her 2 great-grandchildren are Kash Taylor Jolly and Anderson Leigh White, and Sister-in-law Elizabeth Betty “Lois” Arthurs and husband John.
Margie is preceded in death by her parents and brother Jack Adair and brother-in-law Mark Mason.