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“Barbara and Leon, we are so sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. You are in our thoughts at this difficult time. Memories are precious. ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Angela and Jerome Mills - wallace, NC

“Back in the mid '80s I worked at the Western Sizzlin with Ms. Margaret. She was such a joy to be around. Beautiful in every aspect. I thank God for...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Susan Wallace

“Leon & Barbara, I remember your Mama so fondly from taking care of a bunch of giggly 4th grade girls at a sleepover to rocking that waitress uni at...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Celia Rivenbark

“Barbara and Leon you both are in my thoughts and prayers today. Losing your mother is a very hard thing to cope with. I lost my Mother 4 years ago...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Terry Talbott Watkins - Burgaw, NC

“Barbara, so sorry to hear about the passing of Ms. Margaret. She was a very sweet lady. I love you and if you need anything please give me a call. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Rhonda Casteen - Wallace, NC

“Barbara, we are so sorry to hear about your mother. She was a beautiful lady and we know that you will miss her dearly. Cherish your memories and...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Kim and Allen Johnson - Harrells

“Barbara, I am sorry to hear of your Moms passing. I am sure she will be greatly missed. May God wrap His loving arms around each of you and give you...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Eddie Horrell - Beulaville, NC

Ms. Margaret Elizabeth Brown, age 83 of Wallace, NC, passed away on December 14, 2014 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, NC. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at Padgett Funeral Home in Wallace, NC conducted by the Rev. Ted Penny. Burial will follow at Pine Crest Cemetery in Warsaw, NC. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
She is survived by her daughter, Barbara Martin of Wallace, NC, her son, Leon Brown of Burgaw, NC, two grandchildren, Erin Martin of Jacksonville, NC and Jill Williams of Wallace, NC, three great grandchildren, Laekan Martin, Liam Williams and Ellianna Bennett, two brothers, Curtis Anderson and wife Bridgett of Fayetteville, NC and Billy Anderson and wife Frances of Wilmington, NC.
Born March 7, 1931 in Duplin County, NC, Ms. Brown was the daughter of the late Curtis Henry and Lizzie (Royal) Anderson and was preceded in death by three brothers, Roy Anderson, Robert Lee Anderson and Morris Anderson and a sister, Catherine A. Rackley.
Margaret was a member of Bible Baptist Church in Burgaw and loved working in flowers and being surrounded by her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Casket Bearers are Billy Albertson, Earl Smith, Chris Martin, Mike Anderson, Ronnie Anderson and Greg Rackley.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice.
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A service of Padgett Funeral and Cremation Services, Wallace.