2009-04-30 / Obituaries

Margaret E. Brant

Orange, Va., 92

Margaret E. Brant, 92, formerly of Artemas, died Monday, December 22, 2008, at Dogwood Village in Orange, Va.

Born in Myersdale, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Alfred E. and Maude M. Smith Emrick, and the widow of Joseph L. Brant who died in 1994.

She is survived by a daughter, Nancy Stanley, Longview, Texas.; a daughter-in-law, Linda Brant, Locust Grove, Va.; a brother, Alfred Emrick, Livonia, Mich.; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Alvin W. Brant; a sister, Betty Northcraft; four brothers: William, Earl and Clarene Emrick; Billy Kines and a son-in-law, Lester Stanley.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, May 2, at 2:00 p.m., at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock. Rev. Carol Davis officiated. Burial will be made in Piney Plains United Methodist Cemetery, Little Orleans, Md.

Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, was in charge of arrangements.

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