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Margaret Ruth Legan Harrison

Margaret Ruth Legan Harrison, 86, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at Community Hospital South in Indianapolis. She was a resident of Franklin.

She was born on Sept. 25, 1926, in Morton, Miss., to William Henry Legan and Hattie May (Ueltschey) Legan. She formerly was married to L. Wayne Harrison, who preceded her in passing.

Survivors include one brother, Thomas (Sherrel) Legan of Oklahoma City; two nephews and six nieces.

She was preceded in passing by her parents; and siblings, Ernest Emory Legan, William Arthur Legan, Mary Alma Legan and Henry Nelson Legan.

She was a 1949 graduate of Ball State University with a bachelor of science degree in nursing.

Margaret had been employed as the head nurse at Johnson Memorial Hospital, retiring after several years of service.

She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Franklin.

A service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Flinn and Maguire Funeral Home, 2898 N. Morton St. (U.S. 31 North), Franklin. Friends may call from noon until service time Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Grace United Methodist Church, 1300 E. Adams Drive, Franklin, IN 46131.

Online condolences may be received at www.flinnmaguire.com

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