Margaret M. Emanuel, 91, died Sunday, March 30, at her residence surrounded by her loving family, under the care of Hospice Savannah, Inc.
Mrs. Emanuel was a native of Bulloch County, living here from 1923 until 1945, at which time she moved to Cincinnati, Ohio, where she lived until 1982, when she returned to Bulloch County. Margaret was a homemaker, a beautician and was a member of Brooklet United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, John Henry and Georgia C. Morris Wise; her husband, Joe B. Emanuel; and her sister, Florence Faulk.
Mrs. Emanuel is survived by her son, James D. Wise of Cincinnati, Ohio; two daughters, Margaret Ann Troth of Phoenix, Ariz., and Patricia Lee Whaley of Locust Grove, Ga.; two brothers, Clifford L. Wise of Arcola and John Henry Wise Jr. of Nevils; three sisters, Sara Kendrick of Stilson, Diane Lilly of Kennesaw and Larell Blocker of Walterboro, S.C.; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 3, at Hodges-Moore Funeral Home.
The funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Friday, April 4, in the chapel of Hodges-Moore Funeral Home with the Reverend Janet L. Odegaard officiating. Burial will be in Bulloch Memorial Gardens.
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Memorial contributions may be made to the
, 515 Denmark Street, Statesboro, GA 30458.
Hodges-Moore Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Statesboro Herald, April 2, 2014
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