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Mary A. McGarvey

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Mary A. McGarvey, 93, passed away on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 in Chapel Pointe at Carlisle.  She was born on March 21, 1922 in Wilmington, Delaware, a daughter of the late John Broughall and Mazie (Weber) Broughall Bailey.  She was the widow of Rev. Samuel Wilson McGarvey, who died in 1995.

Mary was a loving homemaker and a member of the Christian and Missionary Alliance Church.  She graduated from DuPont High School in Wilmington, Del. and also attended for two years the former Missionary Training Institute in Nyack, NY.

She is survived by four daughters; Jean (Wayne) Muckel of Mifflinburg, Marge (Jim) Henry of Brunswick, ME, M. Esther (Peter) Lovejoy of Millmont and Carol (Peter) Hill of Anaheim Hills, CA, three sons; Sam (Deborah) McGarvey of Raleigh, NC, John (Cindy) McGarvey of Cochranton and Joel (Lynn) McGarvey of Williamstown, one brother, Thomas Bailey of Ft. Myers, FL, many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

A visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 followed by the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. in the Henry Chapel at Chapel Pointe, 770 S. Hanover St, Carlisle, with Rev. Samuel McGarvey and Rev. Steve Motter officiating.  Burial will be private at the LeTort Cemetery, Carlisle.  Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of the arrangements.  Memorial gifts in Mary’s name may be made to Chapel Pointe at Carlisle.

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may the GOD of all hope bring his peace which surpasses understanding to your hearts and minds as you grieve over your dearly loved mom.
ron & joyce collins
Aunt Mary was a gracious and Godly lady. Gloria and I will miss her. It was wonderful to see everyone again. The service was a wonderful tribute to your mother's life and ministry over all these years.

David and Gloria
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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1892 ~ 1988)
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(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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