The angelic hosts came for Ms. Margaret Williams, 88, on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2013, at VITAS Inpatient Hospice in Irving, as she was surrounded by loving family and devoted friends.
Funeral services are Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Community United Methodist Church, 4501 S. Marsalis Ave., in Dallas, with Pastor Harold Dangerfield officiating. Interment will follow at Antioch Cemetery on North First Street in Teague.
Ms. Williams was born to Roosevelt Williams and Mendoza Sims Williams on Aug. 16, 1925, in Teague. Margaret was also raised by her Grandma Ella and Grandfather Willie Williams. She grew up in Teague and attended St. James United Methodist Church.
In 1944, after graduating from Booker T. Washington High School in Teague, Margaret moved to Dallas to pursue a career in cosmetology. She received the Texas State Board of Hairdressers and Cosmetology Examiners license from Madam C.J. Walker Cosmetology School on Aug. 31, 1968.
Margaret was a member of Lambuth United Methodist Church, and later, Crestmore United Methodist Church, which became Community United Methodist Church, under the current leadership of Pastor Harold Dangerfield.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepmother, Emma Williams; her sister Willie Jean Campbell; and her brothers Douglas Williams Sr. and Henry Lee Moore.
Those left to cherish her memory most are her sister-in-law Laverne Williams and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Moore’s Angelic Funeral Home will be serving the family of Ms. Margaret Williams. Visit mooresangelicfuneralhome.com to sign the guestbook and light a candle.