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Margery Biggerstaff

May 28 1924 - Jun 26 2007

Mrs. Margery Biggerstaff, age 83, formerly of Harlingen, Texas, passed away at her home in Red Oak, Texas, on June 26, 2007. She was born May 28, 1924, in Harlingen, to Gus and Lottie (Davis) Demic. She graduated from Harlingen High School and received her degree from Abilene Christian University where she was a member Ko Jo Kai Sorority. On March 23, 1951, she married Cecil Biggerstaff in Harlingen, Texas. She taught school for 26 years beginning in Electra, Texas, and finishing in Harlingen, where she taught 7, 8 and 9th grade, girls’ P.E. and coached girls’ sports teams. She was an avid sports fan and was always ready to support her teams. Margery was a charter member of the 8th and Harrison Church of Christ in Harlingen, Texas. She is survived by her children, Brice Biggerstaff and his wife Carolyn, of Clear Lake, Texas, and Craig Biggerstaff and his wife Mary, of Red Oak, Texas; grandchildren, Sarah, Caitlin and Luke Biggerstaff of Clear Lake, Texas, Crystal Kirby and her husband Bryan, of Red Oak, Texas, Michelle Jordan and her husband Kevin of Waxahachie, Texas, Carolyn Fox and her husband Jeremy of Saginaw, Texas, and Travis Bilbrey of Red Oak, Texas; great-grandchildren, Beau, Jentri and Madison Kirby, Jordan, Cameron and Kaleb Fox and Hallie and Hunter Jordan; sister, Nola Sue Cole and her husband Ben, of Richardson, Texas; brother, David Demic and his wife Virginia of Tyler, Texas; and numerous other loving relatives. Preceding her in death were her parents; and her husband, Cecil Edwin Biggerstaff. A funeral service will be held Saturday, June 30, 2007, at 10:00 a.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Brother Robert Oglesby officiating. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Friday, evening beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home, interment will be held at DFW National Cemetery. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 7, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. at the 8th and Harrison Church of Christ in Harlingen, Texas.
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