Mary died on Friday, August 25, 2017 at Bronson Battle Creek Hospital. Age 79. She was born in Dale, West Virginia on October 5, 1937, the daughter of the late Dexel Stackpole and Mary (Doak) Stackpole. She attended Freed-Hardeman University in Henderson, Tennessee. She was employed by Gibson Guitar Company, Kalamazoo Psychiatric Hospital and Midwest Fastener. She was a member of the Church of Christ. She enjoyed bowling, reading and traveling. She was married to Richard Padgett on June 30, 1963 and he preceded her in death on August 1, 1999. Mary is survived by her children, Philip A. Padgett and Mary Loretta (Don) Mullenix; five grandchildren, Nicole Padgett, Seth Padgett, Rebecca (Todd) Losure, Jordan (Mary) Mullenix and Mary Rachel Mullenix-Menter; eight great-grandchildren; one sister, Ramona Burns; and two step-children, Randall Padgett and Robin Perez. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Helen Damron, Bartlett Stackpole and Dolly Luella Brock. A private family graveside service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Freed-Hardeman University, the American Cancer Society or the American Lung Association. Arrangements by Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, www.langelands.com.