Margaret Isabel Yost, 96, passed away peacefully on May 29, 2012.
She was born on May 25, 1916, the daughter of Fred and Mable Marshall. She resided most of her life in Meigs County, Ohio, with her husband David Yost, who preceded her in death. She then retired to Davis, North Carolina.
Margaret was of the Baptist faith, a member of The American Legion Auxiliary, and The Eastern Stars. She was a devoted homemaker, seamstress, cook, gardener, musician, mother and friend.
Margaret is survived by her children, Johnny (Melissa) Yost, Linda (Dan) McTurner and Krista (Jim) White. Her grandchildren are Carmen McTurner-Clifford, Meg McTurner-Craighead, Marlo (Jeff) Hood, James (Angie) White, Jeff (Kay) Yost and Amy Middleton. She is survived by her nine great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Her cousins live in Middleport and Ravenswood. She has a sister-in-law, Mary Kay Yost, and many precious nieces and nephews.
Her memorial service was held in Davis, North Carolina, and there will be a private graveside service in Ohio, according to her wishes.
Margaret’s creative spirit and joy touched everyone she encountered, and she will be truly missed. She has left a special place in each of our hearts.