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Margie Whittaker

September 26, 1920 — February 28, 2023


Margie N. Whittaker of Summersville, Kentucky, daughter of the late Martin Patrick Monaghan and Willie Sylvester Vaught Monaghan, was born on Sunday, September 26, 1920 in Muhlenberg County and departed this life on Tuesday, February 28, 2023 at her home. She was 102 years, five months, and two days of age.

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended the Greensburg Church of the Nazarene. She was a Homemaker.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Rev. Benjamin Franklin Whittaker on July 26, 2003 having united in marriage on February 22, 1939.

Survived by a daughter: Ramona Chase of Summersville; ten grandchildren; a host of great grandchildren; and a sister: Anna Rhea Walter of Heath, Ohio.

Mrs. Whittaker was also preceded in death by two sons: Earl Benjamin Whittaker and Timothy Franklin Whittaker; one brother: Bob Monaghan: three sisters: Mildred Noffsinger, Ruth Snoor, and Mary Beard.

The family of Mrs. Whittaker would like to thank all the church family and neighbors who have been so good to them over the years.


The funeral services for Margie N. Whittaker will be conducted at 10:00 A.M., Central Time, Saturday, March 4, 2023 at the Greensburg Church of the Nazarene with burial to follow in the Green County memory Gardens. Bro. Jared Henry and Bro. Trajan Smith officiating.

Visitation is requested from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M., Central Time, Friday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 9 A.M., Saturday at the Greensburg Church of the Nazarene until time of the funeral service.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take form of donation to Hosparus of Green River, which can be made at the funeral home.

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Saturday, March 4, 2023

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