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•   Charles Haley  5/8
•   Cheryl Rutherford (Bowen)  12/16
•   David McConnell  12/11
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•   Kathy Broadwater  6/3
•   Allen Coile  5/2
•   Jane Bridges (Dove)  4/30
•   Karen Hix (Harrison)  4/26
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•   Cheryl Rutherford (Bowen)  5/30
•   Brenda Bryant (Watson)  5/31
•   Betty Hattaway (Coile)  6/7
•   Robert (Buck) Watkins  6/9
•   James Conwell  6/19
•   Peggy Scarboro (Paul)  6/20

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Reunion committee members contributed $100 to The Margaret Burroughs Award For Literary Excellence in Mrs. Burroughs’ memory.  The gift was designated from the MCHS Class of 1969.  A collection will be taken at our reunion picnic in August for those who would like to send an additional memorial from the class. 

Obituary for Mrs. Margaret Martin Burroughs

 

 Martin Burroughs, 87, of Carlton, died Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at St. Mary's Hospice House in Athens.

Mrs. Burroughs was born in Comer, Georgia, daughter of the late Ruth Lord and Wilborn Pinkney Martin, Jr. She was the widow of James Freeman Burroughs. Mrs. Burroughs was a retired high school English teacher, having taught students in Morgan, Elbert, and Madison Counties.

Mrs. Burroughs is survived by her children: Margaret Ann Burroughs of Carlton, Steven Freeman and his wife, Kelly, of Conway, Arkansas, and Janet Allene Burroughs of Comer. She also leaves behind two grandchildren: James Steven Burroughs and his wife, Jennifer Elizabeth, and Lauren Burroughs Castleberry and her husband, Daniel Tyler, all of Greenbrier, Arkansas; and one great-grandchild.

A service to celebrate Mrs. Burroughs' life will be Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Carlton Baptist Church. A time of visitation will be Friday evening, April 3, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Hicks Funeral Home, Elberton. Interment will be in Carlton City Cemetery.

Flowers will be graciously accepted, and memorials may be made to The Margaret Burroughs Award for Literary Excellence to the attention of Shannon Felt at Madison County High School, 600 Madison St. , Danielsville, Georgia 30633, or to the charity of one's choice . Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.hicksfuneral.com.

The family will receive friends at the home in Carlton.

Hicks Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Mrs. Margaret Martin Burroughs.
- See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/onlineathens/obituary.aspx?n=margaret-martin-burroughs&pid=174535352&fhid=5921#sthash.5ev9qjdZ.dpuf

Margaret Martin Burroughs, 87, of Carlton, died Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at St. Mary's Hospice House in Athens.

Mrs. Burroughs was born in Comer, Georgia, daughter of the late Ruth Lord and Wilborn Pinkney Martin, Jr. She was the widow of James Freeman Burroughs. Mrs. Burroughs was a retired high school English teacher, having taught students in Morgan, Elbert, and Madison Counties.

Mrs. Burroughs is survived by her children: Margaret Ann Burroughs of Carlton, Steven Freeman and his wife, Kelly, of Conway, Arkansas, and Janet Allene Burroughs of Comer. She also leaves behind two grandchildren: James Steven Burroughs and his wife, Jennifer Elizabeth, and Lauren Burroughs Castleberry and her husband, Daniel Tyler, all of Greenbrier, Arkansas; and one great-grandchild.

A service to celebrate Mrs. Burroughs' life will be Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Carlton Baptist Church. A time of visitation will be Friday evening, April 3, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Hicks Funeral Home, Elberton. Interment will be in Carlton City Cemetery.

Flowers will be graciously accepted, and memorials may be made to The Margaret Burroughs Award for Literary Excellence to the attention of Shannon Felt at Madison County High School, 600 Madison St. , Danielsville, Georgia 30633, or to the charity of one's choice . Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.hicksfuneral.com.

The family will receive friends at the home in Carlton.

Hicks Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Mrs. Margaret Martin Burroughs.
 

 

 

 

 

Mrs. Margaret Martin Burroughs, 87, of Carlton, died Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at St. Mary's Hospice House in Athens.

Mrs. Burroughs was born in Comer, Georgia, daughter of the late Ruth Lord and Wilborn Pinkney Martin, Jr. She was the widow of James Freeman Burroughs. Mrs. Burroughs was a retired high school English teacher, having taught students in Morgan, Elbert, and Madison Counties.

Mrs. Burroughs is survived by her children: Margaret Ann Burroughs of Carlton, Steven Freeman and his wife, Kelly, of Conway, Arkansas, and Janet Allene Burroughs of Comer. She also leaves behind two grandchildren: James Steven Burroughs and his wife, Jennifer Elizabeth, and Lauren Burroughs Castleberry and her husband, Daniel Tyler, all of Greenbrier, Arkansas; and one great-grandchild.

A service to celebrate Mrs. Burroughs' life will be Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Carlton Baptist Church. A time of visitation will be Friday evening, April 3, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Hicks Funeral Home, Elberton. Interment will be in Carlton City Cemetery.

Flowers will be graciously accepted, and memorials may be made to The Margaret Burroughs Award for Literary Excellence to the attention of Shannon Felt at Madison County High School, 600 Madison St. , Danielsville, Georgia 30633, or to the charity of one's choice . Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.hicksfuneral.com.

The family will receive friends at the home in Carlton.

Hicks Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Mrs. Margaret Martin Burroughs.
- See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/onlineathens/obituary.aspx?n=margaret-martin-burroughs&pid=174535352&fhid=5921#sthash.5ev9qjdZ.dpuf
Mrs. Margaret Martin Burroughs, 87, of Carlton, died Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at St. Mary's Hospice House in Athens.

Mrs. Burroughs was born in Comer, Georgia, daughter of the late Ruth Lord and Wilborn Pinkney Martin, Jr. She was the widow of James Freeman Burroughs. Mrs. Burroughs was a retired high school English teacher, having taught students in Morgan, Elbert, and Madison Counties.

Mrs. Burroughs is survived by her children: Margaret Ann Burroughs of Carlton, Steven Freeman and his wife, Kelly, of Conway, Arkansas, and Janet Allene Burroughs of Comer. She also leaves behind two grandchildren: James Steven Burroughs and his wife, Jennifer Elizabeth, and Lauren Burroughs Castleberry and her husband, Daniel Tyler, all of Greenbrier, Arkansas; and one great-grandchild.

A service to celebrate Mrs. Burroughs' life will be Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Carlton Baptist Church. A time of visitation will be Friday evening, April 3, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Hicks Funeral Home, Elberton. Interment will be in Carlton City Cemetery.

Flowers will be graciously accepted, and memorials may be made to The Margaret Burroughs Award for Literary Excellence to the attention of Shannon Felt at Madison County High School, 600 Madison St. , Danielsville, Georgia 30633, or to the charity of one's choice . Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.hicksfuneral.com.

The family will receive friends at the home in Carlton.

Hicks Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Mrs. Margaret Martin Burroughs.
- See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/onlineathens/obituary.aspx?n=margaret-martin-burroughs&pid=174535352&fhid=5921#sthash.5ev9qjdZ.dpuf