Margaret H. Tomlinson, 87, of Hendersonville, died Wednesday, May 21, at the Elizabeth House. A native of Burke, County, she was a daughter of the late Buren R. and Florence Page Houston. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda Connell. She had lived most of her life in Henderson County and had worked for a number of textile companies. She also worked for 10 years as a nurseís aide for Pardee Hospital. Following her service with Pardee, she was a caregiver for many children, including those of family members. She was of the Baptist faith.
Mrs. Tomlinson is survived by her son, Guy Wycoff, Jr. and his wife Jo Ann; daughter, Rita Pressley; brother, Everette Houston; sister, Frances Stephens; 8 grandchildren, Karen Wills and her husband Leigh, Chad Wycoff and his wife Amy, Jeanne Rachels and her husband Mark, Tony Cagle and his wife Melanie, Lonny Cagle and his wife Amy, Tonya Tardif and her husband Brian, Charlie Connell and his wife Marcie, and Ami Cooner; 6 great ñgranddaughters; 6 great-grandsons and 3 great-great-granddaughters.
A memorial service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, May 24, at Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Tim Worthington will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Childrenís Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.