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Margaret Northcutt (5-27-17) service 5-31-17

Margaret Northcutt, of Savannah, was born on Jan. 30, 1923, the daughter of the late Tony and Daisy Mae Meadows Blackwelder. On Dec. 19, 1941, she married Arthur Frank Northcutt.
Margaret departed this life on Saturday, May 27, at the age of 94 years, 3 months and 27 days.
Margaret attended New Harmony Baptist Church and was a member of the Cerro Gordo PTA. She worked for the Hardin County Board of Education for several years and Brown Shoe Company for four years, before becoming a housewife. She loved cooking, quilting, and taking care of family. Margaret was an excellent mother and grandmother.
Along with her husband, Margaret is survived by her son, Arthur Wallace “Butch” Northcutt and wife Ruthie; brothers, James Parker Blackwelder, J.E. Blackwelder and Dan Warren; and a granddaughter, Christie Leigh Northcutt Pettit.
Along with her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her brothers, Von T. Blackwelder, Burt Smith Blackwelder, Burnice George Blackwelder, Hugh Blackwelder and Albert Dudley Blackwelder; sisters, Georgia Emogene Blackwelder Polk, Sarah Lorene Blackwelder Evans; and grandparents, George Wilson Blackwelder, Smith Meadows and Angie Northcutt Blackwelder.
Services were held on Wednesday, May 31, at 1 p.m., at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Savannah with Jason Estes and Tony Polk officiating. Burial followed in New Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery at Savannah.

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