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Margarette P. Fairbanks

July 10, 2000

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— Services for Margarette P. Fairbanks, 89, Bloomingburg, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Morrow Funeral Home in Washington Court House. Burial will be in Bloomingburg Cemetery.

Mrs. Fairbanks died Sunday, July 9, 2000, at Mt. Carmel Medical Center, Columbus.

Mrs. Fairbanks was born Sept. 14, 1910, in Lawrence, Kan., the daughter of Otis and Amy (Ruediger) Perkins. She attended local schools and graduated from Kansas University.

She moved to Ohio in the 1950s to work for Hoof Beats Magazine, the journal of the American Trotting Assn. She bred and trained harness horses and was also an artist. She retired as advertising director of the magazine in 1971.

She married Eugene F. Fairbanks in 1942. He survives of the home.

Friends may call at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

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