Margery Lou Crawford Ogle, age 87 of Maryville passed away on June 10, 2021 from Alzheimer’s Disease. She was born in Maryville, TN on July 17, 1933. Margery was a graduate of Everett High School and East Tennessee State College. She taught school in several locations for many years. Later, she became a bookkeeper at Finger Brothers Auto Parts. She then joined her husband and son at Ogle’s Auto Center. Margery was a long-time member of Oak Street Baptist Church where she played the piano. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was always her family’s biggest fan at their sporting events. Margery is preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Ralph Ogle; parents, Maurice and Ethel Crawford; infant brother, Donald Crawford; brother, Leonard Crawford; sister, Joan Ellis who followed her in death three days later. She is survived by her son Chuck Ogle (Tyrie); daughter and caregiver, Cheryl Williams (Rocky); grandchildren, Ranetta Ogle (Myron), Todd Ogle (Kari) of Tulsa, OK, Paige Ogle, Anthony Jackson (Jess), Jazzmine Avery (Ryan); several great-grandchildren; brother Richard Crawford (Maggie); sister-in-law, Dean Russell; brother-in-law, Jim Ellis; several nieces and nephews. A sincere thank you to her caregiver Katie and hospice nurse Wendy. The family gathered on Sunday, June 13, 2021 for a service at Grandview Mausoleum. The service was officiated by Rev. Brooky Gray and Rev. Jimmy Webb with music by David Kirkland. We will miss her kind and gentle spirit. Those wishing to make a memorial donation may choose an Alzheimer’s organization. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.
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