Margie Freeze Wagner

Published 8:01 pm Sunday, September 16, 2018

Mrs. Margie Freeze Wagner, 95, died on Sept. 15, 2018 at Alamance Healthcare.

She was formerly from Cooleemee, and was born in Troutman on Aug. 12, 1923 to the late Adam Freeze and Rita Overcash Freeze. She grew up in Troutman and was a graduate of Troutman High School. She married Wilson Wagner in 1943.

She was also preceded in death by: her husband in 1996; as well as sisters, Rosa F. Rankin and Blanche Freeze; and brothers, James Freeze and Richard Freeze.

Survivors: her daughter, Audrey Wagner Deadmon and husband Phil of Burlington; granddaughter, Courtney Deadmon Weller and husband Eric of Apex; grandson Kyle Wagner Deadmon of Burlington; 3 great-grandchildren, Lance Monroe Weller, Patrick George Weller, and Maggie Ellen Weller of Apex.

Mrs. Wagner was a member of the Holy Comforter Episcopal Church, Burlington, and a long-time member of the Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, Cooleemee, where she was a member of ECW, Altar Guild, and Sunday School Teacher. She worked for many years with her husband at Wagner’s Jewelry in Cooleemee and was a talented seamstress.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Sept. 20  at 11 a.m. at the Holy Comforter Episcopal Church, 320 E. Davis St., Burlington. The family will greet friends at the church parlor one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Rowan Memorial Park, Salisbury at 3 p.m.

Memorials: Good Shepherd Episcopal, PO Box 1049, Cooleemee, 27014; or Holy Comforter Episcopal Church, Altar Guild Fund, PO Box 1336, Burlington, 27216.