The Lusk Herald
June 29, 1979
Margaret McCullough service Friday
Margaret Rose McCullough, who was raised on a ranch north of Lusk on Lance Creek, died in a Rapid City hospital Monday.
Mrs. McCullough. 61, was the daughter of the late Ray and Linnie DeGering.
Born in Edgemont on March 13, 1918, Mrs. McCullough attended local schools and was graduated from Lusk High School.
On July 26, 1935, she married Leonard McCullough in Hot Springs, S.D. They moved to Moorcroft in 1945, buying the Empire Ranch where they raised cattle.
Mrs. McCullough was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Moorcroft, Federated Womens Club of Moorcroft, Civic
and Culture Club, Farm Bureau and the Crook County Fair Board.
She is survived by her husband, Leonard; a son, Curtis of Moorcroft; two daughters, Sandra K. Powers of East Helena and Roxanne Peters of Sundance; a brother, Donald R. (Bud) DeGering of Billings; a sister, Doris Thoelcke of Kennewick, Wash., and six grandchildren.
A service will be held Friday, June 29, at 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Moorcroft, with the Rev. Rob Davidson officiating.
Burial will follow at Pleasant Valley Cemetery.
Leonard Zachariah Baughn (August 24, 1882 - August 1, 1960)Lenora M. Cordell (March 8, 1894 - February 21, 1973)Michael Cordell (August 21, 1892 - April 5, 1973)Albert E. DeGering (August 16, 1884 - November 13, 1975)Albert Milton DeGering (May 7, 1914 - July 15, 2012)Ethel May DeGering (February 20, 1881 - January 4, 1989)Henry Lincoln DeGering (November 7, 1857 - November 26, 1949)Kenneth Clayton DeGering (October 29, 1922 - May 25, 1939)Ray DeGering (May 15, 1890 - November 7, 1972)James Edward Marsh (February 23, 1888 - February 13, 1953)David R. McCullough (July 2, 1887 - December 12, 1971)Gerald McCullough (December 4, 1910 - May 12, 1978)Margaret Ellen McCullough (February 20, 1865 - January 23, 1953)Baby Girl Traphagan (Date Unknown - 1925)Edith Laura Traphagan (March 13, 1890 - July 16, 1976)Joseph Harold Traphagan (February 21, 1896 - August 19, 1973)Effie Marsh Twite (October 8, 1892 - December, 1991)Lillian Margaret Walker (June 5, 1914 - June 2, 1984)Frances Williamson (Date Unknown - March 28, 1953)
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