Funeral services for Marion Dell Mardis, 83, of Hawthorne, Fla., formerly of Newcomerstown, were Feb. 20, 2010, at the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown. The Rev. Chauncey Eggan officiated the services with burial in the West Lawn Cemetery, Newcomerstown. She passed away Feb. 15 at her home in Florida.

She was born March 27, 1926, in Snyder, Texas, the daughter of the late Charles Augustus and Clotile (McGinty) McCoy.

She was a housewife and a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church of Newcomerstown.

On July 1, 1943, she married Owen E. Mardis Sr., who passed away July 28, 1997.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three sons, Kenneth, Paul and Jay Mardis; one daughter, Barbara Jean Mardis; twin sister, Marjorie McFerren; and one brother, Charles McCoy.

Survivors include one son, Owen E. Mardis Jr. of Newcomerstown; one daughter, Teresa Mardis Price of Hawthorne, Fla.; one brother, Kenneth L. McCoy of Baton Rouge, La.; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

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