September 7, 1955 - March 7, 2021
Margaret "Maggie" (Huddleston) Asher was born September 7, 1955 in Birmingham, Alabama to George and Alice Jean (Haworth) Huddleston and passed away on March 7, 2021 in Salem, Missouri at the age of sixty-five years. Maggie grew up in Birmingham, also graduating High School there. She attained her bachelor's degree from Mary Baldwin University in Staunton, Virginia. On March 3, 2001, Maggie was united in marriage to William Charles Asher and together shared twenty years of selfless love and dedication to each other and family. Educating was a passion of Maggie's, whether it was helping students at R-1 or R-4 or a neighbor in need, she was determined to give them aide. Maggie had a servant’s heart and a desire to help others with her time and thoughtfulness. Maggie truly enjoyed tending to flowers and plants; they were a source of pride and joy for her. She loved reading scripture and was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Maggie is survived by her loving husband, William C. "Chuck" Asher of Salem, MO; children: Andrew Deering of Kansas City, MO, John Deering of Seattle, WA, Ann Deering of Salem, MO; step-children: Mark Asher of Columbia, MO, Gentry Asher of O'Fallon, MO, Carolyn Weigand of CA, Amber Asher of Springfield, MO, and Sarah Land of Greenfield, MO; siblings: George Huddleston of Birmingham, AL, and Nancy O'Reilly of Wyckoff, NJ; sixteen grandchildren; as well as other relatives and friends. Preceding her in death, parents: George and Alice Huddleston. Maggie will be greatly missed by her family, friends, and all those she touched with kindness and a warm smile. Funeral Services for Margaret “Maggie” (Huddleston) Asher were held Saturday, March 20, 2021 in the Wilson Mortuary Salem Chapel with Kevin Schaible officiating. Congregational hymns sung were “I Stand All Amazed” and “Abide With Me”. Serving as Pallbearers were Ann Deering, Mark Asher, Gentry Asher, John Deering, David Land, and Richard Ferguson. Burial was in the Edgar Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Wilson Mortuary of Salem, Missouri.
Margaret "Maggie" (Huddleston) Asher was born September 7, 1955 in Birmingham, Alabama to George and Alice Jean (Haworth) Huddleston and passed away on March 7, 2021 in Salem, Missouri at the age of sixty-five years. Maggie grew up in Birmingham,... View Obituary & Service Information
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