Margaret Nunley, Age 94 passed this life on July 17, 2020 at home. She was born April 8, 1926 in Memphis, Tennessee one of six children born to the late Joseph Nunley and Roselee (Gladney) Nunley. Margaret lived in Dallas, Tx in her earlier years before relocating to Columbus, Ohio in 1969.
She served in the church ministry as Sunday School Teacher, and Choir Member in the same capacity at both New Salem Baptist Church and Hebrew Baptist Churches here in Columbus, Ohio. She also served as a volunteer at the Blackburn Community Day Care teacher instructor, and Head Kitchen Cook.
Mother Nunley had a strong belief and hope in Christ and accepted Him as her personal Savior and Lord at an early age. She was a living testimony of a loving mother, kind hearted and respectful individual to everyone. She was a faithful servant and member over the past 8 years here at New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church prior to joining membership with the Mt. Zion Baptist Church.
Preceded in death:
Siblings: US Navy - William Heard, Pearlie M. Ford (Dallas, TX), Katherine Beene (Dallas, TX)
Sons: US Military - Walter B. Nunley (Yvonne) Norfolk, VA
Daughter: Margaret Danzy “Missie” Fitzhugh (Columbus, Ohio)
Leaves to Cherish Her Memories:
Son: Mark ‘Man’ Nunley - Columbus, Ohio
Grandchildren: Demetrius ‘Dee’ Jones (Wilbur) – Maryland, Mark Allen Nunley (Kathy) – Portsmouth, VA, Nikki Nunley - South Carolina, Robin ’Tony’ Nunley (Wakisha) - Norfolk, VA, Gloria Mitchell (Guy) - Richmond, VA, Yvonne Nunley Widow of US Military Officer Walter B. Nunley - Norfolk, VA, Coretta Wright (Robert), Vivian Heard - Caldwell, Mae Ola Heard - Mississippi, Printess ’Uncle Junior’ Heard - East St. Louis, Virginia Schumpert -Mississippi, Corbin Heard - Mississippi, Mary Louise Horsley, Elizabeth A. Horsley (Columbus, Ohio) and Hosts of Grandchildren, Great-Grandchildren, Great-Great Grandchildren, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, Family and Friends too numerous to list.
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