• Margaret Anita French

Margaret Anita French

French, Margaret “Marge” Anita, 91, of Atlanta, GA passed away September 6, 2020. Born in Kansas City, Marge grew up in Wichita, KS, graduating from North High School. At age 14 during World War II, she started working at S.H. Kress & Co. For more than 40 years, she worked in retail sales and management before retiring from Target. She was District President of the VFW Auxiliary at VFW Post 6957 in Haysville, KS and active in the PTA in California. Her husband’s work in the aerospace industry took them to Everett, WA; Palmdale, CA; San Diego; Los Angeles; and Atlanta. Marge was preceded in death by her parents, Marion and Grace Kerr; brothers Paul, Tucker, George, Howard and Timothy; and sisters Genevieve and Elaine. Marge is survived by her husband of 61 years, Ted French, Sr.; two sons, Steve (Terrie) Blaine of Wichita, KS and Ted French, Jr. of Atlanta; one granddaughter, Andrea (Jeremy) Cook of Goddard, KS; three great-grandchildren, Chambrea Cook of Enid, OK and Aiden and Kennedy Cook of Goddard, KS; and many nieces and nephews. No funeral or memorial service will be held at this time. Donations may be made to The Veterans of Foreign Wars, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Shriners Hospitals for Children, and Boys Town.

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