Mrs. Margaret Farrar Baab

b. 07 July 1915 - Amelia Co., VA
d. 20 Jan 1996 - Elizabeth City, NC - age 80

Longwood College, B.S.

English, Launchings Sponsor, Co-Sponsor of the Senior Class of 1959

Mother of Rita Baab Collie ('62) and Carl Baab ('67)

1955 Krabba, p. 10 1962 Anchor, p. 64 Friday, March 6, 1964 Issue of the Beacon
Courtesy of Tom Norris (HHS - '73)
of VA - 01/12/05
Thanks, Tom!
06/06/02 - rescanned and replaced 01/13/05 Courtesy of Dave Spriggs ('64)
of VA - 05/04/08
Thanks, Dave!


Margaret Farrar Baab, 80, died Saturday, Jan. 20, 1996. A native of Amelia County, Va., she was a resident of the Peninsula for 52 years.

A graduate of Longwood College, she taught language arts in Hampton and Newport News high schools for approximately 40 years. After teaching, Mrs.
Baab was an active participant in alcoholic rehabilitation programs, serving as volunteer and counselor in local chemical abuse programs and support organizations.

Baab is survived by one brother, J. Beverly Farrar of Blackstone; one daughter, Rita Baab Collie of Elizabeth City, N.C.; one son, Carl Farrar Baab of Richmond; 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be private.

Published in the Daily Press on 1/22/96.

Stacked Books clip art courtesy of - 05/05/08

Obituary added on 04/19/08

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