Margaret Stewart Hall
Margaret Stewart Hall age 89 of McRae, died Saturday, April 22, 2017 in the Serenity Place Hospice in Dublin.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 26 in the McRae United Methodist Church with Burial following in the Oak Grove Cemetery in McRae.
The Rev. David Blalock officiated.
Judy Williams was in charge of the music, Kellen Lariscy and Kandace Lariscy sang a solo. Ashley Evans read a poem she wrote for Margaret. David Stokes, Chris Evans, Matthew Evans, Alex Lambert, Jessy Evans and Will Routh served as pallbearers and the Claude Fullerton Sunday School Class served as the honorary pallbearers.
Margaret was born Oct. 8, 1927 in McRae. She was the daughter of the late William Raymond Stewart and Tempie Allen Stewart. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Ashley Hall and granddaughter, Elizabeth Stokes. Margaret was a retired Postmaster having served as Postmaster in Marshallville and Helena before retirement. She also worked as a Secretary for R & R Construction Company. She was a member of the McRae United Methodist Church and the Claude Fullerton Sunday School Class.
Survivors include three daughters, Margaret (Jimmy) Stokes of Orlando, Fla., Mary (Mitchell) Smith of Fernandina, Fla. and Leila (Ronnie) Evans of Helena; sister-in-law, Ethel Stewart of Macon; frandchildren, Chris (Lesli) Evans, Matthew (Nikki) Evans, Ashley Evans, David (Danielle) Stokes, Rhys (Chris) David, Rebecca (Milton) Miles, Meg Smith and Jane Smith. Also five great-grandchildren survive.
The family received friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 25 at Lowe’s Funeral Home. Contributions can be made, in her memory, to Liz’s Legancy c/o Margaret Stokes, 8611 French Oak Drive, Orlando, Fla., 32835.
You may express your condolences online at lowesfuneralhome.net .
Lowe’s Funeral Home of Helena was in charge of arrangements.
Willie Eddison Moon
Mr. Willie Eddison Moon, 85, of Alamo passed away Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Veteran’s Hospital in Dublin. He was born Jan. 30, 1932 to the late Lewis and Clifford Ray Moon. Mr. Moon was of Baptist faith.
Mr. Moon is survived by daughter, Lisa Moon Zapata; step-daughter, Janice Gilder (Roy); grandsons, Ross Daniel Ussery, Kyle Anthony Ussery, Greg Gilder (Tina) and Brian Gilder; great-grandchildren, EJ Gilder (Allison) and Hannah Gilder; one great-great-grandson, Granger Gilder; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by wife, Lessie McGowan Moon; parents, Lewis and Clifford Ray Moon; siblings, L.C. Moon, Arlene Moon, Marvin Moon, Ed Moon, Pete Moon and Ottis Moon.
Visitation was held Tuesday, April 25 at Towns Funeral Home from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. Graveside services were held 11:30 a.m. at the Alamo City Cemetery with the Rev. Andy Brownley officiating.
Towns Funeral Home of Alamo was in charge of arrangements.