Ms. Margaret Burkhaulter Grantham, 78, of Hazlehurst, died May 14 at Lumber City Nursing Home.
Ms. Grantham was born Dec. 16, 1939, in Jeff Davis County to the late Charlton Burkhaulter and the late Phoebe Stapleton Burkhaulter and was a seamstress. She is preceded in death by her daughters, Gail Grantham and Cathy Cannon, siblings, Lucille Wooten, Linnie Morris, Ethelbell Livingston and Buddy Stapleton.
Survivors include four daughters and sons-in-law, Linda Grantham of Lumber City, Marilyn Covington (John) of Sylvania, Doris Hudson (Tim) of Broxton and Joyce Grantham of Baltimore, MD; son and daughter-in-law, Danny Grantham (Katrina) of Broxton; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.
Services were held May 18 at Heritage Baptist Church with the Rev. Ronnie Wilcox officiating.
Interment followed in New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery in Coffee County.
Active pallbearers were Derrick Shumans, Dalton Brewer, Jeremy Rosier, Jonathan Covington, Randy Dickey and Samuel Grantham.
Musical selections were rendered by Sue Duckett.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge.