Marjorie Knick Plogger, 81, of Lexington, went to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at her home.
Born May 11, 1932, in Rockbridge County, she was a daughter of the late John B. Knick and Ottie Higgins Knick.
Mrs. Plogger was a member of the Lauderdale A.R. Presbyterian Church where she taught Sunday school, Bible school, a member of Willing Workers, and enjoyed singing in the choir.
Marjorie was very talented and she enjoyed sewing, quilting, and painting. Her artwork was very special to her and these treasures have been shared with family and friends.
Surviving are her devoted husband of 64 years, William S. Plogger; one daughter, Vickie P. Hickman and husband Jimmy, all of Lexington; one son, Mark Plogger and wife MaryAnn of Staunton; five siblings, Marie Canady of Goshen, Carl Knick, John Henry Knick, Christine Blankenship, all of Lexington, Richard Knick of Danville, and Pat Magee of Lexington; six grandchildren, Cara, Laura Beth, Megan, Ryan, Krista and Jordan; five great-grandchildren, Davis, Brady, Grant, Anderson and Ansley Kate.
A graveside service will be conducted 10:30 a.m. at Stonewall Jackson Cemetery followed by an 11 a.m. memorial service in the Lauderdale A.R. Presbyterian Church on Friday, April 18, with the Rev. Benjamin W. Dowling III officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in loving memory of Mrs. Plogger to the Rockbridge Area Hospice, 315 Myers St., Lexington, VA 24450.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 17, at Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.