Margaret Knotts Warner, 79, went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, while a resident at Lillie Bennett Nursing Center.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 25, at Faith Baptist Church with Rev. Bob Wells and Rev. Curtis Williams officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will greet friends Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. at Leavitt Funeral Home.
Margaret was born July 8, 1930, in Anson County, a daughter of the late William and Kate Crump Knotts. She was retired from Zimmer Mfg. and was a member of Faith Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Robert M. “Bobby” Warner; her son, Robert M. Warner Jr.; her granddaughter, Amy Trexler; and her brothers and sister, James, W.T. and Anderson Knotts and Mary Carpenter.
Surviving are her daughters and sons-in-law, Janet and Dennis Rushing of Wilmington, Joyce and Butch Burr of Wadesboro, Kathy and Donnie Trexler of Kernersville and Tami Kinman of Wilmington; her brother and sister, Jackie Knotts and Louise Jones both of Wadesboro; and her 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Faith Baptist Church, 3560 Stanback Ferry Ice Plant Road, Wadesboro, NC 28170.
The arrangements are in care of Leavitt Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.leavittfuneralhomewadesboro.com.