Margaret Camp, 84, of Tallahassee passed away peacefully on the morning of March, 30, 2014.
"Madgie", as she was lovingly called by her family, was born February 20, 1930, in Concord, Florida, the daughter of Rev. Arthur C. and Mrs. Sallie Betty Hendley Camp. She graduated from Deland High School and held a B.S. Degree in Education from Florida State University and an M.S. Degree in Education from the University of Georgia.She was retired from the Leon County Schools System where she had been a teacher and librarian. She had been a resident of Westminster Oaks for nearly nine years.
Ms. Camp was a life-long Baptist who had been a member at First Baptist, East Hill Baptist, and Bradfordville First Baptist Churches in Tallahassee. She had a beautiful voice and sang in the choirs of all of these churches. Madgie loved her family dearly and kept detailed notes about family history.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Naaman Camp, Joseph Camp and Spurgeon Camp, and sisters Karia Barrier, Hazel Carter, Hettie Cobb, Mary Nell Hunt, and Martha Langley.She is survived by her brother Robert C. Camp and his wife Mary, sister-in-law Ann Camp, brother-in-law William Langley, twenty nieces and nephews, numerous great and great-great nieces and nephews, and many cousins.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Donations in her memory may be made to the Bradfordville First Baptist Church Choir Fund, 6494 Thomasville Road, Tallahassee, FL 32312
BEVIS FUNERAL HOME of Tallahassee (850/385-2193) is assisting the family with their arrangements.
Bevis Funeral Home Cremation-Prearrangement Center
2710 North Monroe Street Tallahassee, FL 32303
Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Apr. 6, 2014