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(1916 - 2010)
Mrs. Marie Disney Engle, 93, of Barbourville, passed away Saturday morning, February 13, 2010 in the Knox County Hospital. She was a daughter of the late James H. and Mary Lawson Disney born on May 3, 1916 in Harlan County.

She was a former owner and operator of Engle’s Studio, a former elementary schoolteacher at Wells School and a member of the First Baptist Church of Barbourville and the Sarah Hughes Circle. Mrs. Engle was a former member of the American Legion Auxiliary, the Knox County Homemakers Club and the Tuesday Club. She enjoyed cooking, tending flowers and being with family and friends.

On February 25, 1941, she united in marriage with Elmer Engle and to this union two children were born.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer; three brothers, Virgil Disney, Victor Earl Disney and wife, Clara, and Edison Disney and wife, Jeree and a grandson, Elmer Tadwick Engle.

Survivors include her children, Jimmy Engle and friend, Sue, of London and Diana Musgrave and husband, Eric, of Barbourville; a sister, Verna Reynolds Black of Michigan; four grandchildren, Chad Engle and wife, Patty, of Barbourville, Alfred Louis Musgrave and wife, Terri, of North Bend, OR, Eric Christopher and Jefferson Franklin Musgrave both of Barbourville; five great grandchildren, Kristin Alexis and Tyler Logan Engle, Myriam Marie, Barek Grant and Ezra James Musgrave; a special family friend, Union College graduate Robert Hock-Soon Goh of Versailles; several nieces and nephews; among other loved ones and dear friends.

Her funeral service will be conducted in the chapel of the Knox Funeral Home Thursday, February 18 at 2 P.M. with Rev. Shane Nickell and Rev. James Vandy officiating. She will be laid to rest in the Barbourville Cemetery.

Casket bearers will be family and friends. Honorary bearers will be Dr. Vora and the staff of the Knox County Hospital.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Knox Funeral Home.
Visitation Details

Location: Knox Funeral Home
325 Knox Street
Barbourville, KY 40906
Phone: (606) 546-2222
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Service Details

Location: Knox Funeral Home
325 Knox Street
Barbourville, KY 40906
(606) 546-2222
Date: Thursday, February 18, 2010
Time: 2:00 PM