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Marggie L. Krieg

Margie L. Krieg, 87 of Vernon, Texas died on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, in Vernon, Texas.

Services were held Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Toby Castleberry officiating. Interment was held at Eastview Cemetery under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.

Margie was born Monday, Nov. 2, 1931 in Mountain Home, Texas. She was the daughter of the late George Cox and the late Charlotte Jerrett Cox. She married Walter Krieg on Oct. 16, 1972 in Lawton, Okla. She was a graduate of University of North Texas Master’s Degree in education.  She taught elementary education for 50 years she also taught in Spain and Maine, Iowa Park and at Shive School. She worked for Vernon State Hospital Center South teaching art classes.

Margie is survived by her husband Walter Krieg of the home; three sons, Karl “Joe” Coston of Fisher, Texas, Walter Krieg, Jr. of Carrollton, Texas and Gary W. Krieg of Vernon, Texas; one daughter, Cindy Schiwart of Vernon, Texas; one brother, David F Cox of Bay City, Texas; one  sister, Charlotte Alison of Bowie, Texas;.15 grandchildren  and numerous great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son Richard ZV. Coston, Sr., a daughter Theresa Adams, and two brothers, Albert and Chester Cox.

Visitation was Saturday from 9 a.m. until service time at Sullivan Funeral Home.

Memorials can be made to USSV or Boys & Girls Club.

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