Obituary for Margaree Rankin
When peace like a river attendeth my way,
when sorrows like sea billows roll;
whatever my lot, thou hast taught me to say,
"It is well, it is well with my soul."
Mrs. Margaree Hunt Rankin, 65, of 641 East Sharpe Street, Statesville, passed away at The Dekalb Medical Center in Lithonia, Georgia on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. She was born in Iredell County on April 28, 1952, and was the daughter of late Luvene Colvert. She was married to David Rankin, who preceded her in death.
She attended Morningside High School and was employed by the City of Statesville for many years.
With loving and lasting memories she leaves to cherish her memory; four children Travis, Dupree (Cynthia), Trevino (Ramondo) and Antoine Rankin; grandchildren, Robin, Limeike, Bria, Emily, Angel, Nadira, Ramiyah, Zahria; and a host other relatives and friends.
Celebration of Life Services will be conducted Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at Rutledge and Bigham Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Belmont Cemetery. Members of the family will receive friends at the funeral home from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m., but will assemble at the residence of her son and daughter-in-law, Dupree and Cynthia Rankin, 1306 Alexander Street, Statesville, at other time.