Mary Margaret Sprague

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Mary Margaret Sprague

October 31, 1931 - February 16, 2019

Mary Margaret Sprague FRANKTON [mdash] Mary Margaret Sprague, 87, lifelong resident of Frankton, passed away Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, at her residence surrounded by her loving family.
She was born Oct. 31, 1931, in Elwood, the daughter of Arthur and Mary (Hays) Etchison.
On May 25, 1951, she married the love of her life, George Sprague. She graduated from Frankton High School in 1949. She was a faithful member of the Frankton First United Methodist Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher for many years. She served as president of the Women's Fellowship.
Mary Margaret was a seamstress and helped with many weddings and activities at the church. She was a co-owner with her husband of Sprague's Auto Body & General Merchandise Store in Frankton. She served for many years on the Madison County Election Board. She also assisted her mother in wrapping bandages for the troops during World War II.
She is survived by her loving husband of 67 years, George Sprague; two sons, Roger Sprague and Brian (Andrea) Sprague; daughter, Debbie Paschal, all of Frankton; grandchildren, Adonica (Jason) Ellis of Frankton, George (Lindsay) Paschal of Anderson, Kristina (Josh) Walls of Lapel, Alicia (Sam) Schilke of Fishers and Whitney Sprague of Elwood; great-grandchildren, Skylar, Garek and Jonah Ellis of Frankton, Mariah Paschal of Anderson, Jentry and Jamisyn Walls of Lapel, and Charli Schilke of Fishers; and several nieces and nephews.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Mary Etchison; brothers, Donald and Maurice Etchison; granddaughter, Natalie Sprague; great-granddaughter, Ella Paschal; and son-in-law, Ed Paschal.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home with Pastor Dave Kyle officiating. Burial will follow in the K. of P. and IOOF Cemetery in Frankton.
Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home in Frankton.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Frankton First United Methodist Church.
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Published on February 19, 2019
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