Margaret Jean Walls

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Margaret Jean Walls, age 69 of Shelbyville, passed away on Monday, April 1, 2019 at St. Thomas Rutherford in Murfreesboro.

She was born in Estill Fork, Alabama on January 15, 1950 to the late Ellis and Mable (Medley) Ashley. Margaret retired from Sanford Corp. in 2014. She enjoyed visiting and traveling with her siblings, as well as reading and working crossword puzzles. But most of all, she loved her family and will be remembered for her generous, caring nature.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husbands, John Dodson, and William Walls; and son, Dewayne Dodson.

Margaret is survived by her loving children, Anna Dodson of Huntsville and Douglas Dodson of Tennessee; grandchildren, Corie Brannon, Cody Dodson, Shelby Dodson, Chase Dodson, Morgan Seibers, David Walls, Amanda Ray, T.J. Walls, Marian Mathews, Kasey Farrar, Miranda Dodson, Cassius Dodson, and Helayna Jenkins; great-grandchildren, Magdalana Bogle, Elsie Eddins, Karly Walls, Brayden Black, Ariana Mathews, Emmalynn Mathews, Leeah Walls, and Rylee Crochet ; siblings, Monroe Ashley, Woody Ashley, Shirley Ashley, and Carrie Elliott; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, April 4, 2019 at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, Winchester. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 5, 2019 in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment will follow at Mt. Olive Cemetery.

Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 First Ave NW, Winchester, TN 7398, (931) 967-2222, www.moorecortner.com.