Margaret Gretel Huggins (MARTINEZ, Ga.)

MARTINEZ, Ga. - Margaret Gretel Huggins, 73, of Martinez, Georgia entered into rest Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Margaret was preceded in death by her devoted husband of 47 years, Art Huggins, in 2004. She worked as the Design Department Supervisor of Martina's Flowers and Gifts for 28 years. She is survived by her son, Ronald Huggins of Augusta; her daughter, Carol (Wes) Huggins Rauch of Martinez; two precious grandchildren, Kristin and Laney Rauch of Martinez; one brother, Ludwig Behrschmidt of Germany; and three nieces, Claudia, Katja and Birgitt Behrschmidt all of Germany. The family will receive friends Thursday evening, June 18, 2009 from 5:00 until 7:00 with a funeral service will follow at 7:00 PM in the chapel of Elliott Sons Funeral Home. Contributions may be made to the Augusta Humane Society, P. O. Box 12035, Augusta, Georgia 30914-2035. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-June 17, 2009