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Marjorie Sue (Bolden) Vogt, 71
Marjorie Vogt passed away October 22nd, 2018 at Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah, GA surrounded by loved ones. She was born June 9th, 1947 in Oakdale, TN to Mona (Morgan) and Noah Bolden in the home of her beloved grandparents Ida (Taylor) and Lee Morgan. Her father Noah was killed when she was two years old. Her mother Mona remarried to Bob Jones whom she called Dad the rest of her life. She was of the Baptist faith and a member of Liberty Baptist Church in Wartburg, TN. She was a graduate of Wartburg Central H.S. (1965), The University of Tennessee (B.S. 1977), and the University of South Carolina after retirement (M.S. 2015). More than anything, she was a loving Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother, Sister, Daughter, and friend.
Marjorie was an educator and a world traveler with a gypsy heart. She spent over 30 years teaching elementary and middle school children all over the world. She was gifted in her craft and taught in schools in Tennessee, Georgia, Kentucky, and South Carolina. In 1984 she was hired to teach U.S. military dependent children overseas with the U.S. Dept. of Defense Dependent Schools (DoDDS) in West Germany (1984-90) and in Spain (1993-1997). She was also the first woman to work at Brushy Mountain State Penitentiary (1971-72). She loved warm weather and moved to Walterboro, South Carolina in 2001 where she has friends and has resided ever since.
Marjorie was preceded in death by her father Noah Bolden, her mother Mona (Morgan) Heidel, her daughter Cindy (Worley) Curley, and her son Rhett Worley. She is survived by son Lawrence Brewer and his fiancée Rachel Duke; daughter Ida-Maria Lee; son Danny Vogt; Grandchildren Joshua Grady, Tiffany (Grady) Tarpley and her husband Rodger, Garrin and Brennin Robinson, Isaiah and Nora Brewer, Austin Lee, Scarlett Cook, and Eli Killingsworth; Great-grandchildren Jeremiah, Anna, Sophia, Parker, and Riley Tarpley, and Ellie Grady; sister Gail (Jones) Kirkland and husband Lawrence; brother Bob Jones and wife Carolyn; nephews Chris Todd, Bobby and Michael Jones, her aunt Betty (Bolden) Dickey, uncle Dalton Morgan and his wife Joyce, many special friends; her musical soul-mate Willie Nelson; and her dog Shaggy.
The family will receive friends Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. at Liberty Baptist Church in Wartburg with the funeral to follow at 1:00 with Bro. David Goodman officiating. Interment to follow in the Liberty Church Cemetery in Wartburg.
Schubert Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Marjorie Sue Vogt.