Born in Burnley, Margaret moved over to Accrington in the mid 60’s. During her life Margaret worked for the Burnley Express and the Accrington Observer, she also later on in life worked in clerical and office work in a factory near Ossy.
In her spare time and throughout her retirement she enjoyed coach touring holidays to Blackpool and Scotland with her late husband David.
Many a Saturday evening up until recent years were spent socialising with her good friends in Oswaldtwistle Conservative Club, James Street Club and Clayton Conservative Club. She was also a member of the Accrington & District Blind Society, she greatly enjoyed attending their annual luncheon and other charity events, as well as helping out.
Margaret will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by all her loving family and friends.
Her funeral service will be held on Thursday 11th February 2016, at 1.45pm at West End Methodist Church, Oswaldtwistle followed by committal at Accrington Crematorium. Family flowers only please but donations are welcome in memory of Margaret for The Accrington & District Blind Society or Cancer Research UK further enquires please to Paul Barton c/o Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old Foxhill, 136 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. Tel: 01254 390542.