Margaret Virginia Snoddy, a resident of California for more than a half century, died this morning at a local hospital. She was 87. Mrs. Snoddy a native of Prairie Hill, Mo., was born April 6, 1876. She had lived on the West Side for 30 years and was a member of the Methodist Church of Taft and the Taft Rebekah Lodge. Survivors include two sons, Ralph Snoddy of Hawthorne and Wendell Snoddy of Taft two daughters, Mrs. Russie Pfeil of Pasadena and Mrs. Dorothy Gessling of Cuyama, seven grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.