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Margaret M. Stocks
Margaret M. Stocks

Margaret M. Stocks, of Ocean Isle Beach, died Monday, July 13, 2015.

Born in Bell County, Kentucky, on Dec. 5, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Sybil Gibson Miller. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Stocks.

She was a past matron of the Brunswick Chapter #341 Easter Star.

Surviving are her children, Donald Stocks, of Ocean Isle Beach, James Hanes (Jodie), of Hanahan, South Carolina, Howard Stocks (Joyce) and Daniel Stocks (Vikki), all of Ocean Isle Beach, Linda Lynch (Jimmy), of Asheboro, Dale Pappas, of Gainesville, Georgia, and Libby Leggett (Dennis), of Ocean Isle Beach; sisters, Mildred Forbis, of Columbus, Missouri, Myra Rich and Mable Cooper, both of Asheboro and Jean Page, of Christiansburg, Virginia; 15 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 15, 2015, at Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 16, 2015, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Brunswick Memorial Gardens.

Active casket bearers will be Joshua Hanes, Jacob Stocks, Jeffrey Lynch, Kenneth Lynch, Jimmy Ray Cooper and Pete Moffitt. Honorary casket bearers will be DeWayne Reaves, Terry Reaves, Ricky Danford and Randy Parker.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the charity of your choice.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Brunswick Funeral Service.

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