Obituary: Marguerite Annette Mixson King
Marguerite Annette Mixson King, 72, of Madison, Florida, died November 17, 2014, at UF Health Shands in Gainesville, Florida, after a brief illness. Born in Williston, Florida, she was predeceased by her parents, Charles and Marguerite Mixson of Lake City, Florida. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Lawrence Ferrell King of Madison. Also surviving are two daughters, Jeri Ann King of Charlotte, North Carolina, and Happi (Richard) Cook, of Thomasville, Georgia, and two granddaughters, Madison and Camille Cook, also of Thomasville. In addition, surviving are two sisters, Cynthia (Bob) Hawkins of Cumming, Georgia, and Mary Flo (Patrick) Hunter of Oakwood, Florida.
Annette was a wife and mother first. She loved her family and she will be deeply missed. She also loved her flowers, cooking, playing bridge, and her beloved pets.
Visitation with the family will be at Beggs Funeral Home on Friday, November 21, from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 22, at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Madison, Fla. At 11 AM. The Reverend Joe Boyles, Vicar, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church will be officiating. Beggs Funeral Home of Madison, Florida will be handling the arrangements.
Submitted by John Bullard