Mary Belle Magers, age 94, of Concan passed away Monday, September 16, 2013, at her home. She was born May 16, 1919, in Hondo, Texas to William Henry and Lola Belle Embrey. Mary Belle Embrey married William “Bud” Lawrence Magers on October 28, 1944 at the First Baptist Church in Hondo, TX.
She is survived by her sons, Gordon Magers and Greg Magers of Concan, TX; grandchildren, Travis Magers of Concan, TX, Troy Magers and wife Marlene of Hondo, TX, Johnny Magers of Brackettville, TX, Starla Magers Thurmond and husband Robert of Concan, TX, Cole Magers and wife Christine of San Marcos, TX.
She is also survived by her great-grandchildren, Trevor Magers, Taylor Magers, Alex Magers, Erin Magers, Ryan Magers; brothers, Joe Embrey of San Antonio, TX, Arthur Lee Embrey of Hondo, TX; numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bud” Lawrence Magers; parents, Henry and Lola Belle Embrey; daughter-in-law, Sheri Magers; and grandson, Will Magers.
Pallbearers included Travis Magers, Troy Magers, Johnny Magers, Cole Magers, Will Magers, and Alex Magers.
A viewing will be at 9:00 a.m. Saturday at the Frio Canyon Baptist Church in Leakey, Texas.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 21, 2013, at the Frio Canyon Baptist Church in Leakey, Texas, with Pastor Jim O’Dell officiating. Interment will follow in the Concan Cemetery in Concan.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations to be sent to Frio Canyon Baptist Church, P.O. Box 988, Leakey, Texas 78873.
Arrangements are under the personal care of Nelson Funeral Home of Leakey, Texas.