Margaret Lee Collie, 91, of Bertram, peacefully went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, August 5, 2009. Visitation is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, August 7, 2009, at Callaway-Jones Funeral Home in Bryan. Funeral services are set for 10 a.m., Saturday, August 8, 2009, at Callaway-Jones Funeral Home, with Rev. Mickey Lee Krone officiating. Interment will follow immediately at Rest-Ever Memorial Park, where she will be laid to rest next to her husband.
Margaret was born in Lexington, Texas, on May 13, 1918, to Charlie and Mary Turner. On May 2, 1940, she married Lawrence Hillary “Bud” Collie. The couple raised their children in Hearne, where they were members of the First Baptist Church. Margaret later became a member of Northview Baptist Church in Bryan.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Lawrence “Bud” Collie, who passed away in 2000 after being married for sixty years.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Terry and Glenda Collie, of Bertram, TX; daughter and son-in-law, Daune and Steve Scarmardo, of Bryan, TX; sister, Ophelia Albert, of Bellville, TX; eight grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.