Margaret Moody, 85, of South Fulton died 6:30 p.m. Dec. 14, 2007, at Parkway Regional Hospital in Fulton.
Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Jacksonville Freewill Baptist Church in South Fulton.
Officiating will be Bishop Thomas Morris, Elder James Watford and the Revs. Jessie Johnson, Cecil Maddox Jr. and Roz-elle Dotstry. Burial will follow in Obion County Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the church, located at 202 College St., from noon until the hour of services Wednesday. Hornbeak Funeral Home in Fulton is in charge of arrangements.
She was born June 27, 1922, in Fulton, daughter of the late Rev. Willie C. and Cordelia (Morris) Moody. She was a lifelong resident of this area and was a member of Jacksonville Freewill Baptist Church, where she served on the Mother’s Board and was a former Sunday school teacher, choir director and member of the usher board. She was also a member of the Voices of Zion gospel singing group and a former member of the Jolly Workers Club. She had been employed at the former OK-Parisian Laundry and Cleaners.
Survivors include her brother, Dr. Charles R. Moody of South Fulton; two sisters, Ima Lue Moody and Pauline Moody, both of South Fulton; two sisters-in-law, Harriett Moody of Marietta, Ga., and Carol J. Moody of Ann Arbor, Mich.; and several nieces, nephews, great nieces and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, A.T. Moody and the Rev. James Moody.
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