Margaret McNew Priest

Margaret McNew Priest

Margaret McNew Priest, age 100 of Temple, died Saturday, June 11, 2022 at a local care center. Private family services will be held at Bellwood Memorial Park.

Margaret Lucille McNew Priest was born on August 4, 1921 in Big Spring, Texas to the late George Durah McNew and Florence Elizabeth Schwarzenbach McNew. She married Norman Priest in Big Spring, Texas on November 27, 1942 and he preceded her in death on October 12, 1995. She was also preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Florence McKenzie and Mary Alice Rush, and one daughter, Judy Wiedower.

Survivors include her daughter, Kathy Hennig and husband Larry of Temple; granddaughters, Dena Steen and husband Dan of Overland Park, Kansas and Lesley Woodruff and husband Will of Lawton, Oklahoma; grandson, Brian Wiedower and wife Nikki of Overland Park, Kansas; great grandchildren, Logan and Landon Steen of Overland Park, Kansas, Sophie Wiedower of Overland Park, Kansas, and Hadley Woodruff of Lawton, Oklahoma; and a son-in-law, Claude Wiedower of Leavenworth, Kansas.

Scanio-Harper Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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