Margaret “Maggie” Brown Gough, 97, of Terre Haute passed away Tuesday January 19, 2021 in Terre Haute at Westminster Village.
Margaret was born on August 12, 1923 in Terre Haute to Lester Gordon Brown and Lizzie Ray Johnson.
Margaret and her husband owned and operated Dairy Queen Restaurants in West Terre Haute and also owned and raced quarter horses and thoroughbreds. Margaret loved their horses like they were her children and also enjoyed gardening and being a wonderful cook and homemaker. She was an incredibly hard worker, and continued gardening through her early 90’s. Margaret is also remembered for her great sense of humor and ability to make others around her smile.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 64 years, Richard L. Gough; her brothers Doyle Haley and Aaron Brown, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be on Friday January 22, 2021 at 1p.m. in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Terre Haute, Indiana. Hall-Baker Funeral Home, Plainfield is handling the arrangements. Please visit www.bakerfuneralservice.com to leave the family a condolence.
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