August 30, 1921 – October 15, 2017 Margaret B. Read, 96, formerly of Pennsylvania, passed away on Sunday, October 15, 2017 at the Renaissance Care Center in Gainesville.
She was the widow of Harrison W. Read, who passed away in 1969 after they had shared 28 years of marriage. Born in New Jersey, Margaret was the daughter of the late Adela and Andrew Bolf. Margaret, a life-long Baptist, was a member of Parkesburg Baptist Church.
She is survived by her three children: H. Andrew Read, husband of Brenda, of Gainesville, Edward Read of Colombia Falls, MT, and Eileen Read-Saxton, wife of Keith, of Atglen, PA, four grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and a host of wonderful nieces and nephews.
The Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, October 28 at 11 AM at Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main St., Parkesburg, PA, with visitation from 10 AM until the time of the service.
Local arrangements are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home in Gainesville, Texas.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers a contribution be made to the Margaret B. Read Memorial Fund for Missions at the Evangelical Development Ministry, P.O. Box 130, Muenster, Texas 76252. Thank you.
Online condolences can be posted at www.wildefuneralhome.com or www.meadorfuneralhome.com