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Margaret Sexton Quattlebaum

Margaret H. Sexton Quattlebaum, age 92, of Martha Franks Baptist Retirement Community, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.Born in Laurens, she was a daughter of the late Oscar Franklin and Marie Bouknight Hartsell. Margaret was a member of First Baptist Church of Laurens and was the very first employee of Martha Franks Baptist Retirement Community where she retired as an administrative assistant. Surviving are her children, Davis Sexton of Laurens, Boyd Sexton (Jane) of Piedmont, Ralph Sexton (Susan) of Gray Court, Tom Sexton (Cathey) of Gainesville, GA, Rob Sexton (Kathy) of Clemson, Wesley Sexton (Lisa) of Simpsonville, Tim Quattlebaum (Sandy) of Boiling Springs, NC, and Ruth Cone (Len) of Columbia, SC; nineteen grandchildren; and twenty-one great-grandchildren.In addition to her parents, Margaret was predeceased by her two husbands, Jack D. Sexton, Sr. and Rev. Ed Quattlebaum; daughter-in-law, Louise Sexton, granddaughter, Jennifer S. Lewis, an infant grandson, and her three sisters, Maidie H. Garrett, Evelyn H. Wheeler, and Bernice H. McKinney.Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, March 17, 2017, at Martha Franks Rasor Chapel conducted by Rev. Rickey Letson, Dr. Bev Kennedy, and Dr. Lawton Neely. Private Burial will be held in Laurens City Cemetery. The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at Martha Franks Rasor Chapel one hour prior to the service on Friday.Memorials may be made to Martha Franks Baptist Retirement Community, 1 Martha Franks Drive, Laurens, SC 29360 or to First Baptist Church, 300 West Main Street, Laurens, SC 29360.The family would like to thank the staff of unit two at Martha Franks and special companions, Cassie McGowan and Joyce Holden, for their compassionate care of Margaret.Condolences may be expressed online at www.thekennedymortuary.com. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Margaret Sexton Quattlebaum please visit our Sympathy Store.

Cemetery Details

Laurens City Cemetery
404 North Harper Street
Laurens, SC, 29360

Visitation

MAR 17. 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT)

Martha Franks Rasor Chapel

1 Martha Franks Drive

Laurens, SC

Service

MAR 17. 2:00 PM (EDT)

Martha Franks Rasor Chapel

1 Martha Franks Drive

Laurens, SC


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