Mrs. Marjorie ‘Margie” B. Onks, age 94, passed away Friday, February 17, 2017 at Church Hill Health Care & Rehab.
Mrs. Onks was born in Washington County and daughter of the late A.G. Beard and Beula Sylvester Beard. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Paul F. Onks, Sr., sisters, Dorothy Denny and Virginia Davis and a brother, Harold Beard.
Marjorie was a member of Boones Creek Christian Church. She retired from FSA (ASCS) office, after working for over twenty years. She was known for her cooking and love for flower gardening.
Survivors include a sister, Carolyn Anderson; daughter, Linda Onks Cope and husband Ted; two grandsons, Edwin & Teffany Cope and Aaron and Jessica Cope; four great-grandchildren, Mallory Blake, Nathaniel and Willa Kay Cope; son, Paul Onks, Jr. and wife, Rhonda; step-children, Matt and Brittany Seth and Cori and Olivia Morelock; four step great-grandchildren; and special step-granddaughter, Olivia Barnes.
The family wishes to extend special thanks to the staff of Church Hill Health Care and Avalon Hospice for their kind and compassionate care given to Marjorie.
Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 pm Sunday, February 19, 2017 at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Minister David Clark and Minister Dick Morris officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 pm Sunday prior to the service. Interment services will follow at Washington County Memory Gardens.
Pallbearers will be family & friends.
Those who prefer, memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Northeast Tennessee Chapter 207 N. Boone St. Suite 1500 Johnson City, TN 37604.
Patsy Leonard Johnson
Linda and Junior, So sorry of your mother's passing. My
thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I
have many fond memories of Miss Marjorie .
Jesse Tucker and Rita Tucker
To Paul and Rhonda: Sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I had to work Sunday and could not attend the funeral. OUR PRAYERS ARE WITH ALL THE FAMILY during your lost.
My heartfelt condolences to Paul, Linda and family. I will
always remember Aunt Marjorie's smiling face, wonderful
meals, and beautiful flowers in her garden. She was a
wonderful person and will be greatly missed.
Tim & Dwana Bailey
We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts & prayers are with all. Marjorie was a wonderful lady who will be missed by all who knew her. Heaven gained another angel <3