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Margaret Makamson Sanders Obituary


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“Rodney, On behalf of all the "OKIES", we are saddened by the passing of Miss Margaret. We're spread out all over the world curently and we're...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Phil Brand - OK

“Remebering your family during this difficult time and remembering precious memories about Mrs. Margaret. What a blessing to know that she is in the...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Kim Gibson

“So sorry for your loss. I have not seen Margaret since graduation, but remember her well as a kind and loving person. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Mae Frances Arterbury Pinkston - VA

“Mrs. Margaret was a classy, southern lady. She rocked my babies for several years in the nursery at Grace Baptist Church. She was loving and kind....Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Stephanie Bennett - East End, AR

“Rodney, Laura and Hannah I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Margaret was a wonderful lady. She was so thoughtful and encouraging to everyone she met....Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Ellen Davis - Little Rock, AR

“Laura, Raymond and Hannah, So sorry to hear of your loss. Sending prayers for strength and comfort for you and your family. Babs and Chick ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Barbara and Chick Bosshardt - AR

“A wonderful lady,always enjoyed visting with her,we will miss you ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Roy & Kathy Reynolds - Bryant, AR

“Rodney, Laura, Hannah, Raymond and Family I am so very sorry for your loss and am praying for your comfort through Christ Our Lord. Margaret...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Norma Crowder - hnesley , AR

“Rodney, I am so sorry!! She was a great lady and I miss yall so much as my old neighbor!! *LOVES* Shar, Ay, & El ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Sharlene Mills - Little Rock, AR

“To Sanders family, Our hearts go out to you in your time of sorrow. Please accept our heartfelt sympathy on the passing of your loved one. From: ...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Stephanie

“Rodney,we are so sorry to learn of your loss. Our prayers are for comfort for the family. You and Margaret were missed after you left the...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Bill & Loretta Hickox - AR


Margaret Makamson Sanders, 73. of Bryant passed away on Thursday, January 17th, 2013. She was born in Rosedale, Mississippi to Otis and Corrie Makamson on March 12, 1939. She spent her life making a home for her family and enjoyed reading and working in the yard. She was member of Grace Missionary Baptist in Little Rock, where she was a Sunday School teacher and nursery worker for many years. She is preceded in death by her father, Otis and her sister Shirley Kelly

She leaves to cherish her memory her husband of 41 years, Rodney; her daughter Laura O'Neal and her husband Raymond; her granddaughter Hannah O'Neal; her mother Corrie; her sister Patsy Peacock and her husband Wayne; her brother Wayne Makamson; her sister Joyce Randall and a host of extended family and friends, all who will miss her dearly.

Funeral services will be on Monday, January 21st, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel at Griffin Leggett Forest Hills Funeral Home with Brother Patrick Greer officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hills Memorial Park in Alexander.

Visitation will be from 1-2 prior to the service at Griffin Leggett Forest Hills, 10200 Hwy 5 North, Alexander, AR 72002 (501)455-1067.

Please share your memories of Margaret at www.griffinleggettforesthills.com