WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Mrs. Margaret Goodwin Messex, 86, of Waynesboro, entered into rest Friday, December 14, 2001, at Burke Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, December 17, 2001, at DeLoach Funeral Home chapel with Dr. David Carter officiating. Interment will be in Magnolia Cemetery. Mrs. Messex, a native of Jefferson County, had been a resident of Burke County for the past 43 years. She retired in 1958 from Burke Manufacturing Company where she served as a machine operator for 18 years. She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Waynesboro. Survivors include a sister, Elizabeth McNeely, Bartow; two nieces, Virginia McKinney, Augusta and Lillian Taylor, Augusta; several other nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m., Monday, one hour prior to the service, at DeLoach Funeral Home, 842 Liberty Street, Waynesboro, Ga.
The Augusta Chronicle December 16, 2001