|Birth: ||Sep. 16, 1932|
|Death: ||May 20, 2011|
CELEBRATION OF A SERVANT
Margaree was born September 16, 1932 in Clarksdale, Mississippi Delta to Henry Wilburn and Ora Beatrice Harden Wilburn (Both preceded her in death).
Margaree received her education in Clarksdale, Mississippi and Portland, Oregon. She graduated from Jefferson High School where she marched in the Portland Rose Festival Parade as a Baton Majorette; Portland State University, Multnomah School of the Bible, Beauty School, Western Evangelism Seminary with a two year Master Studies program, World Evangelism Ministry for Missionary Outreach.
Margaree worked for Portland Public Schools, Red Cross, Dental Assistant, and a Beautician. She also worked in an administration role in addition to being a full time instructor of a Christian Elementary School named Light of the World Christian School that has since closed but was a part of the Northeast Killingworth Community located in the basement of the now named Daniels Memorial Church Of God In Christ COGIC in Portland, Oregon.
Margaree was baptized at an early age in Clarksdale, Mississippi. She has been a Christian for about seventy years and about sixty years of teaching and training others in her role as an Evangelist and Missionary Leader.
Margaree is an Evangelist and did worldwide travelling…Jerusalem The Holy Lands and Florida TBN Holy Lands.
MARGAREE'S LEGACY LIVES ON THROUGH…Daughters Maria Lachelle, Waddy (Charles Lee, Sr.) Fitz of Portland, Oregon, Rochelle Laray of San Diego, California, Renata Raiford Rondon of Portland, Oregon, Grandchildren Antuan (Athena) Raiford, Carl (Amber) Warner, Damien Warner, Danis aka Co-Co Rondon, Charles L., Jr. (Tiara) Fitz, Nakia Fitz all of Portland, Oregon, Melanie Meadows of New York, Maurice Anthony (Lavita) Meadows of California, and twenty eight Great Grandchildren.
She also leaves to cherish her memory Sister Irmagene Reed of Portland, Oregon, Church family Cornerstone Community Church Of God In Christ COGIC, Mount Olivet Baptist Church, Mount Olivet Life Group, Crossroads Church and House Of Prayer and a host of nieces, nephews, God-Children, cousins, extended family and friends. Margaree was preceded in death by Etholia Jackson, Leonard Harden, Olden Harden and Rosco Harden.
SHE WILL BE MISSED BY ALL
The years have passed as seasons,
A lifetime, like a leaf.
Seventy nine years on God's green earth,
Saw joy, some tears, some grief.
Always signals life's sweet end.
But like the tree in springtime,
We know she'll bloom again!
WELL DONE THY GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANT….
Rose City Cemetery
Created by: B Ballew
Record added: Aug 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95697211
Added: Aug. 20, 2012