GREENVILLE – Marjorie Gay Huntington, age 81, of Greenville, Ohio, died April 26, 2014, at Reid Hospital.
Marjorie was born April 11, 1933, in Wayne County, Ind., to Harry and Alice Wildridge Hunt. She was a 1951 graduate of Centerville High School. Marjorie earned a bachelor of science in 1955 from Ball State School of Nursing. She worked for Dr. Westbrook Brown for many years and retired from Rest Haven Nursing Home in Greenville, Ohio, as the director of nursing. Marjorie was a former member, for over 50 years, of the Order of the Eastern Star Ft. Black Chapter #336. She was a 4-H adviser and Mother Adviser for Rainbow Girls. Marjorie enjoyed baking, gardening, playing cards and games, and spending time with her family.
Survivors include her children, Becky (Jim) Allion of Ohio, Amy (Jason) Hughes of Greenville, Ohio, Terri Huntington of Ohio, and Bill Huntington of Ansonia, Ohio; grandchildren, Meghan (Kyle) McGlothin of Wyoming and Andrew Frazier, Katy (Dan) Johnson, and Evan (Ashley) Allion, all of Ohio; great-grandchildren, Graham Johnson, Gretchen Johnson, and Wesley Allion, all of Ohio and Ben McGlothin and Addie McGlothin, both of Wyoming; brother, Claude (Lee) Hunt of Kentucky; sister, Janis Buhl of Cambridge City; nieces; nephews; cousins; and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles C. Huntington; son, George Michael Huntington; parents; sister, Holly Hunt; brother, Robert Hunt; and brother-in-law, Edward Buhl.
Visitation for Marjorie Gay Huntington will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond, Ind. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home with Pastor Angela Meeks officiating. Burial will be in College Corner Cemetery, West College Corner, Ind.
Memorial contributions may be made to: First United Methodist Church, 202 W. 4th Street, Greenville, OH 45331; Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Indiana Chapter 941, East 86th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240; U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1500 E. Medical Center Drive, CCGC 6-303, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109-0944; or Cancer Association of Darke County, 209 E. 4th Street, Greenville, OH, 45331. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.