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October 10, 2002

MARGARET IRENE DOUGLAS EDWARDS
(3/17/1919 - 10/3/2002)



Margaret Irene Douglas Edwards, 83, of Rutledge, MO, passed away October 3, 2002 in Bucklin, MO.

Born March 17, 1919, near Rutledge, MO, she was a daughter of Ernest and Rachael Smith Goodwin.

On December 19, 1938, in Edina, MO, she was united in marriage to Orville Ray Douglas and he preceded her in death on December 9, 1974. On March 25, 1978, she was married to Calvin Edwards who preceded her in death on March 3, 2002.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Raymond, Robert, Ralph and Richard Goodwin and three sisters, Floy Dixson, Rosemary Dixson and Eva Pinson.

Surviving are one brother, Kent Goodwin and wife, Jesse of Oklahoma; one sister, Libby Shubert and husband, Bill of Edina, MO; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Edwards was a life-long resident of the Rutledge community, where she attended school. She has resided in Bucklin, MO only since August of this year. Margaret enjoyed quilting and visiting with family and friends.

Funeral services were held October 7, 2002, at the Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home in Edina, MO. Burial was in the Pauline Cemetery at Rutledge, MO. A memorial has been established to the Pauline Cemetery Associ-ation. Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


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