Marion Arline Fugitt (Grahame), age 69, passed away on Thursday, August 27th, 2020. Marion, the third of six born children, was born in Marietta, Ohio to Earline and Robert Grahame on 5/25/1951. After graduating Marietta High School in 1969, Marion enlisted into the Armed Forces on 4/16/1970 and was honorably discharged on 4/13/1973 (SP4). During her service, Marion was stationed at Fort Ord, CA where in 1972, she met and later married Tony N. Fugitt. They moved to Lompoc, CA and had three daughters, Jackilyn, Audra and Amber. Careers led Marion and Tony to Leavenworth, KS (1983-1989), then onto Henderson, NV in 1989, where Tony passed away and was laid to rest in 1994. Marion held two associate degrees and was a registered nurse, of which she retired as in 2006, in Henderson, NV. Marion stayed until she, Audra and Marion’s eldest sister Marie moved to Terre Haute, IN in 2010. To be closer to family in her hometown of Marietta, OH, the trio moved to Columbus, OH in September 2016, where Marion passed away on 8/27/2020. Marion will be remembered as a loving mother and sister in addition to a trailblazer that found her true love and built a family, while she paved her path, her way. Marion is survived by daughters Jackilyn D. Fugitt of San Diego, CA, Audra M. Fugitt of Columbus, OH and Amber Doreen of Fair Lawn, NJ; in addition to sisters W. Marie Grahame of Columbus, OH, Cora Leonard (Grahame), of Marietta, OH and Darlene Taylor (Grahame) of Marietta, OH; and granddaughter Mickinsie Lemberger. A celebration of life will be held for Marion privately in Columbus, OH on 9/9/2020, prior to laying Marion in her final resting place next to her husband at Davis Funeral Home and Memorial Park, Las Vegas, Nevada.
All services are Private.
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