King, Margaret E., 88 of Fork Ridge, Moundsville, WV entered into eternal rest May 3, 2011.
She was born on September 14, 1922. She graduated from Tanner High School in Tanner, WV.
Margaret had strong faith and served her life as a Christian woman. Her life was devoted to being a wonderful Mother, Grandmother, Sister and Friend.
For many years she was a member of the Moundsville Baptist Church. She also loved being a member of the Order of Eastern Stars #86 at which one time she served as an Officer. Also, much devotion and effort was given by her to the Order of Rainbow for Girls as serving as Mother Advisor for Assembly #45. Other activities included being a member of her Tops Group where she had many friends that were so special to her.
Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert of 62 years; her parents, Naomi and Sanford E. Deem; three sisters, Betty Ebner, Frances Ecksmith, and Noretta Everett. .
She is survived by two daughters, Sharon Ann Och (husband John (Jack) of Fork Ridge, Pam Miller (husband Drew) of Wheeling and one son, Gilbert A. King, Jr. (wife Patricia) of Glen Dale; three brothers, Earl Deem of Waynesburg, Ohio, Bill Deem (wife Vea) of Canton, Ohio and Bob Deem of Arizona; seven grandchildren, John Och (wife Shelly), Jeff Och (wife Dana), Jason Och (wife Teresa), Keith King (wife Betsy), Cindy Petrini
(husband Dave), Kevin King (wife Christine) and Nick Alissandratos; and sixteen great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 5, 2011 from 2pm-4pm and 6pm-9pm with an Eastern Star Service at 6pm at the CARE Funeral & Cremation Service, 1500 Second Street, Moundsville.
Funeral Services will be held Friday, May 6, 2011 at 11am at the CARE Chapel, with Rev. J. Thomas Steele of the Moundsville Baptist Church officiating.
Arrangements entrusted to CARE Funeral and Cremation Service, Moundsville.