Margaret Abernathy Willard, age 77, of Sunset Harbor in Bolivia passed away Sunday July 15, 2018 at Novant Health in Bolivia.
She was born May 19, 1941 in Kannapolis, North Carolina the daughter of the late Sidney Abernathy and Pinkie Harwell Abernathy. She was the youngest of 4.
Margaret’s love for the sea brought her to Bolivia more than 20 years ago. She loved to walk on the beach, fish and search for shells. She also loved to travel and go shopping…especially Black Friday Shopping with her niece Teri. She attended Christ Body Ministries Church in Southport, NC; and was employed by Hope Harbor Home. She was an amazing Mom, an even more amazing Nana and an awesome Aunt who loved her nieces.
Left to cherish her memory are her 3 daughters, Melissa Harrelson of Mcleansville, NC, Suzanne Brown of Thomasville, NC and Jennifer Truitt of Southport, NC; grandchildren, Jennifer Butner (Colt), Brittany Ellington, Jordan Ellington and Taylor Ellington; great-grandchildren, Bailey, Maggie, Cooper and CJ; 2 nieces, Teri Stamper and Mona Emory. She also had 2 very spoiled fur babies, Tyler and Jase.
She nourished her family and friends with love and faith. A wonderful woman that was loved, is missed and will always be cherished.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to www.hopeharborhome.org
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