MARGARET MCFALL(1926 - 2019)

Margaret Alice McFall
March 31, 1926 - April 30, 2019

Margaret Alice McFall passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2019, in Edmond, OK at the age of 93. Margaret was born in Hollis, OK on March 31, 1926, to AD and Jewel May Ables. She grew up in Hollis with her mom and dad and two younger sisters, Betty and Ruth. After graduation from Hollis High School, Margaret enrolled at Southwestern College, Weatherford, OK. In 1946, she got reacquainted with Kenneth McFall, a Hollis boy, when he returned to Hollis after his discharge from the Army. They were married on Christmas Day 1946 and remained married for 69 years until Kenneth died in 2015. They moved to Stillwater, OK to attend Oklahoma A&M, where Margaret graduated in 1947 with a BS degree in elementary education. Margaret & Kenneth relocated several times in the early years for better jobs, finally settling in Oklahoma City in 1953. Margaret stayed home with the boys and was involved in their activities like Scouting and baseball games and even hauling boys and lawn mowers to local grass cutting jobs. Margaret was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ. She had many friends from the 25th & Geraldine and Mayfair congregations. Margaret & Kenneth's church friends became lifelong companions for lake trips, camping, parties and Bridge. Those friendships extended to the kids of each family, creating a legacy that continues today with those same families. Margaret also liked to travel, play Bridge, collect antiques and visit with friends.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Kenneth. Survivors include her sons, Tommy & partner Cindy, Tim & wife Linda, and Joe & wife Tracy; grandchildren, Shannon Bass & husband Adam, Nathan McFall & wife Caren, Angie McFall, Amy Prince & husband Seth, Wes McFall & wife Darby, Maeve McFall, Kellie Hefner & husband Robert, and Erin Zehren & husband Jared; great-grandchildren, Graham, Maddox, Lily, Sophie, Jasper, Carter, Haddie, Beckham, Meira, Elora, Pierson, Easton, Juniper, and Annabelle; and sisters, Betty Brookman and Ruth Clayon & husband Carl.
The family would like to thank the wonderful caregivers at Touchmark Retirement (Elm Court) and Physician's Choice Hospice for the thoughtful care provided to Margaret. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to ( or Mayfair Church of Christ (
Public Visitation will be held 4-8 p.m. on Friday, May 17, 2019, at Baggerley Funeral Home, Edmond, OK, with the family present 5 to 7 p.m. to greet friends. Graveside Service and interment will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18 at Resurrection Cemetery, 7801 NW Expressway, OKC. Remembrance Services for Margaret will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 19 at Mayfair Church of Christ, 2340 NW 50th St., OKC.

Funeral Home

Baggerley Funeral Home
930 South Broadway Edmond, OK 73034
(405) 341-3737

Published in The Oklahoman on May 15, 2019