Margaret Elizabeth Oliver, age 83, passed away on June 29, 2022, at Kemp Meadows in Winfield, Alabama.
Margaret was born on September 29, 1938, was born in Decatur, Alabama to the late Woodrow Wilson Jackson and Earline Jackson.
Margaret was a skilled cook. She loved to make sure her family was well fed anytime they were around. Margaret’s best dish that she made was her beef stew.
Margaret loved to watch movies and tv shows. She would get all comfortable with her treats (buttermilk and Rice Krispie’s) and would watch Bachelor, Bachelorette, and Family Feud. She enjoyed the movies that would also come on the Hallmark Chanel.
Margaret was very crafty and quite a collector. She collected all sorts of small figurines and plates. She enjoyed getting plates from all around the world when her brother, son, and grandson would send them from where they were stationed in the Navy. Margaret was a talented seamstress.
Margaret is preceded in death by her loving husband: Charles Oliver; children: Melissa Holt and Johnny Ray Coats, Jr.; great grandson: David Blake Calvert.
Margaret is survived by her grandsons: Brian Calvert (April) and Johnny Ray Coats III (Tiffany); greatgrandchildren: Christopher Kennedy, Johnny Kennedy (Gabby), Chrissy McKinnon, and Johnny Ray Coats IV; great great grandchildren: Kensley, Chloe, and Kylie McKinnon and Ronnie May Kennedy; cousin: Charolette Himes; David Wade Calvert and additional loving family.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at Williams Funeral Home, Mt. Pleasant from 4:00 pm to 8:00 PM. A service for Margaret will be held on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM at Williams Funeral Home, Mt. Pleasant. Margaret will be laid to rest at Polk Memorial Gardens.