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Margaret Barwick Kelly

September 13, 1922 June 8, 2018
Margaret Barwick Kelly
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Margaret “Butchie” Kelly, 95, Goldsboro, passed away Friday afternoon at her home.

Margaret was born in Mt. Olive to the late G. Davis Barwick and Lettie Mae Padgett (Miller).

After her graduation from Piney Grove High School, she attended Atlantic Christian College (Barton College) where she met and later married Kether David Kelly of Wilson, NC. She continued her education at the Hank Hanna Beauty College in Raleigh, NC and was an instructor of cosmetology in the Goldsboro branch of the college. She was co-owner of RA-MAR Beauty Salon in Goldsboro.

Margaret was a member of Saint Mary’s Catholic Church where she spent many of her early years as a volunteer at its school.

She was a member in good standing in the Goldsboro Chapter #54 of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was instrumental in the organization of the first assembly of the Goldsboro Order of the Rainbow for Girls where she served as their first Mother Advisor.

Margaret enjoyed life and spending time with her family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Kether, and her grandson, Graydon Jerome (Jerry) Parker, III.

She is survived by her daughters, Margaret Jean Kelly and Donna Mae Kelly of the home, Angela Michelle Mozingo (Danny) of Goldsboro, and her son, David Randolph Kelly (Susan) of Angier. Grandchildren include: Robert (Bobby) Keith Parker; Zack, Megan, and Madison Mozingo; Ryan and Justin Kelly. Great-grandchildren include: Keely Grace and Robert Rhys Parker and Beau Leland Kelly.

A graveside burial will be held at Maplewood Cemetery in Mt. Olive on Wednesday morning, June 13, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will follow the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Shriner’s Hospitals for Children, Attn: Office of Development, 2900 N. Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33609-1435 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105-1905.

The family would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to the amazing care provided by her caregiver and nurse from Community Home Care & Hospice.

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11:00 AM 6/13/2018 11:00:00 AM
Maplewood Cemetery

E. James Street
Mount Olive, NC 28365

Maplewood Cemetery
E. James Street Mount Olive 28365 NC
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Jude Children's Hospitial

501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105

Shriners Hospitals for Children

2900 N. Rocky Point Drive
Tampa, FL 33607

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