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Margaret Cargill

Thursday, January 8, 2004

Born 6-21-1924 -- Died 12-19-2003

Margaret Cargill, daughter of Harry H. Wilkinson and the late Sara Louise Wilkinson was born June 21, 1924, in Mitchell, Ind., and died Dec. 19, 2003, in Spartanburg, S.C., at the age of 79 years.

She married Roy Cargill Sr. March 3, 1946, in Corydon, Ind.

She graduated from Corydon High School in 1942. She was a librarian with the St. John's School of Nursing in Springfield, Mo. She moved to the Spartanburg area in 1980, where she worked for many years with Monsanto Electronics and was a member of Roebuck Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters -- S. Louise Cargill Parton and husband, Jerrel and Hannah Margaret Cargill of Spartanburg; two grandsons -- William Jerrel Parton and wife, April Hegler Parton, and Roy Sean Parton and wife, Brooke Hudson Parton, all of Spartan-burg; and two great-grandsons -- Ethan Parton and Steven Parton, both of Spartanburg.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and a son, Roy Cargill Jr.

A graveside funeral service was Dec. 27 at the Thayer Cemetery in Thayer, Mo., with Bill Banks officiating. Arrange-ments were under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.