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Margaret Bearfield

Friday, April 11, 2008

Born 7-10-1929 -- Died 3-26-2008

Margaret Louise Bearfield of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Samuel Brasington and Mary Wiuterstein Brasington, was born July 10, 1929 in Warren, Pa. She died March 26, 2008 in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 78.

During her working years, she was employed as a cook. She was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by: four step-children, Robert Butler of New York, Hobart Van Buren, Jr of Salem, Debbie Lambert of New York and Joyce Sayers of Pennsylvania; one brother, John Hamilton of Georgia; one sister, Elaine Myers of New York; her companion, Hobart Van Buren, Sr.; 16 step-grandchildren; numerous step-great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and many good friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A memorial service was held on Saturday, March 29, 2008, at the First Baptist Church of Salem, Ark.

Cremation arrangements were under the direction of Eddie's Family Funeral Home in Melbourne.