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Margaret Louise (Sowash) Ashworth

July 16, 1924 ~ April 3, 2018 (age 93)

Margaret Louise Sowash Ashworth, 93, of Milton, WV, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.  She was born July 16, 1924 in Mason County, a daughter of the late Charles and Clora Irwin Sowash.  She was also preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Willie Woodrow Ashworth; her son, Theon Ashworth; her three brothers; and three of her four sisters.  She is the last surviving member of the Hannan High School Class of 1943.  She worked at Owens Illinois, Milton Foodcenter, and was also a homemaker.  She was a member of Chestnut Grove Missionary Baptist Church for 73 years.  She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Dreama Ashworth; granddaughters, Hannah and Heather Ashworth of Glenwood, WV; one sister and brother-in-law, Elizabeth “Libby” and Ward Camp, Jr. of Ashton, WV; and several nieces and nephews.  Visitation will be held at Heck Funeral Home in Milton, WV on Friday, April 6 from 6 to 8 p.m.  Funeral services will be conducted by Pastor Mark Hesson at Chestnut Grove Missionary Baptist Church on April 7, at 11 a.m. with visitation one hour prior to the funeral.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.  Special thanks to Darcey and Robin from Hospice of Huntington for their excellent care.  Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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