The Duncan Banner


July 9, 2013

Margie Resz

March, 30, 1931 — July 6, 2013

DUNCAN — Margie Resz, a precious child of God passed from this life on Saturday, July 6, 2013, at her home in Mead, at the age of 82 years, 3 months and 7 days.

She was born to George and Iola Mae Newby Moore on Monday, March 30, 1931, in Arthur. Margie Moore married Fred Mack Resz on Friday, July 10, 1970, in Moore.

Margie was a member of The Stone Creek Baptist Church and was committed to helping her church grow. She was very active as a young woman and loved to play basketball. Margie enjoyed traveling south during the winter months, sewing, quilting and arts and crafts.

Mrs. Resz is survived by her husband, Fred of the home; daughter, Kay Whitehead and husband Randy of Midwest City; son, Dan Miller of Arlington, Texas; granddaughter, Checole Early of the Mead home; grandson, Brady Shown of Durant; great-granddaughter, Torian Roberts of the Mead Home; sister, Hazel Drummond of Wichita, Kan.

Mrs. Resz was preceded in death by her parents, George and Iola Moore; son, Dale Wayne Miller; sister, Alma Foster; brothers: Jack, John and George Moore.

Graveside service in her honor will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 11, at the Mead Cemetery with the Rev. Alvie Thornton officiating.

Honorary pallbearers are Brady Shown, Kevin Moore, Eric Moore, Rick Drummond, Geoffrey Russell and David Drummond.

In leiu of flowers the family suggests that donations be made in Margie’s name to the Peggy and Charles Stephenson Cancer Center at

Family and friends may send online condolences and view tributes at

Services are under direction of Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home, Durant.

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