Margaret Ann Tinsley

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Margaret Ann Tinsley

Graveside services for Margaret Ann Tinsley, 79, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Providence Cemetery in Mount Vernon with Gregg Tinsley, Todd Tinsley, David Gilmore, Braden Tinsley, Eric Starrett, Jason Starrett, Brevin Tinsley and Jake Gilmore serving as pallbearers. There will be no formal visitation.

Margaret passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020 at her residence.

She was born Oct. 24, 1940 in Mount Vernon, Texas, the daughter of Carl Lowell and Edgar Agnes Rogers Sims. She married Don Tinsley May 29, 1959 in Purley, Texas. She was a member of Central Baptist Church, where she served as the church secretary for 25 years.

She is survived by husband Don Tinsley; sons Gregg Tinsley and wife Sandi, and Todd Tinsley and wife Sonya; daughter Angi Gilmore and husband David; brother, Danny Sims and wife Brenda; grandchildren, Eric Starrett, Lauren Smithers, Jason Starrett, Whitney Vowell, Austin Tinsley, Braden Tinsley, Brenna Tinsley, Bailee Tinsley, Brevin Tinsley, Jake Gilmore, Regan Stine, Mindy Johnson, Megan Nolte and Bethani Tinsley; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son-in-law, Tommy Starrett; parents-in-law, George and Helen Tinsley; and sister-in-law, Beverly Tinsley.

Memorials may be made to the Central Baptist Church Mission’s Fund, 840 Connally St., Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482.

Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home.