Margaret Ann Fugate Edwards, 78, died Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013 at NHC of Chattanooga.
A lifetime resident of Rhea County, Margaret was the daughter of the late Theodore Fugate and Eva Jo Collins Fugate. She retired from the textile industry and was an avid bingo player. Margaret was of the Church of God faith.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Clayton Edwards; son, Gary Edwards and half brother, Butch Fugate.
Survivors include her son, Lynn (Cheryl) Edwards of Spring City; daughter, Pansy Edwards Burke of Spring City; brother, Bill (Betty) Fugate of Spring City; sisters, Louise Monday of LaGrange, Ohio, Dorothy Reed of Grandview, Vicki Brogdon of Apison, Tenn. and Janie Lankford and Juanita Wilson both of Spring City; half sisters, Judy Ward and Deb Hampton both of Spring City; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held Monday, Sept. 9, at 6 p.m. in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Monday, Sept. 9, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.
Arrangements are by Vaughn Funeral Home, Spring City, Tennessee www.vaughn-funeral-home.com