Margaret Jones Walters
Margaret Jones Walters, 104, of Raleigh, N.C., formerly of Quigley Park, Ash-ville, N.Y., passed away Sunday, June 9, 2013, in Raleigh.
She was born April 25, 1909, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Dr. Elmer A. and Helen Sealander Jones. She graduated from Jamestown High School in 1926 and National Park Seminary, Forest Glen, Md., in 1928.
Margaret married John C. Walters on June 13, 1931, and celebrated nearly 60 years together prior to his death on Feb. 24, 1991.
She was a charter member, honorary trustee and life member of the Marvin Community House. She was also a past member of the Mozart Club, WCA Hospital Auxiliary and Lakewood Women’s Club, as well as St. Andrews Presbyterian Church in Taylors, S.C., and the Greenville Women’s Club in Greenville, S.C.
Margaret is survived by a son, Bruce C. (Shirley) Walters of Florence, S.C.; and a daughter, Helen W. (Jeff) Broadhead of Raleigh, N.C.; six grandchildren: Bruce C. Walters Jr. of Nichols, S.C., Nealey W. Pearson of Jamestown, N.Y., Denise W. Bidwell of Delaware, Ohio, John W. Broadhead and Margaret B. Seidl, both of Greer, S.C., and Rachel B. Sweeney of Charleston, S.C.; six great-grandchil-dren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
A graveside funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 14 at Sunset Hill Cemetery. The Rev. Donald E. Ray will officiate.
Memorials may be made to the Marvin Community House, 2 W. Fifth St., Jamestown, NY 14701; or to Hospice of Wake County, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607-6372.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Margaret at www.lindfuneralhome.com.