Obit: Mary Musgrave

Obit: Mary Musgrave

May 19th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

Mary B. Musgrave, 68, of Chattanooga, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, May 17, 2013.She was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and North Georgia areas and was of the Baptist faith. She retired from Olan Mills in 2010 after more than 38 years of service and always lived life to the fullest. She was best known for her wonderful sense of humor, her kindness and compassion for others and she always loved traveling and going on vacations. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and sister-in-law, who will be greatly missed by all that knew her.She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas "Tommy" Musgrave; parents, Beamon and Margaret Ashley; son, Thomas Newitt Musgrave Jr.; special niece, Wendy Belcher; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Thomas and Betty Baldwin; grandparents, Lother and Mattie Ashley and Ben and Mae Taylor.Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Kathy (Alvin) Phillips Horton; sisters and brothers-in-law, Brenda (Johnny) Harrison, of Chattanooga and Ann (Leon) Johnson, of Dunlap; grandchildren, Candace Wilson and Rickey Ellis; great-grandchildren, Emma Wilson, Cole Wilson, and Haley Taylor; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Debbie and Tommy Belcher; and several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in the Fort Oglethorpe Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Carter officiating.Burial will follow in Chattanooga National Cemetery.The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. Sunday, May, 19 2013, all day Monday and prior to the service on Tuesday at the funeral home.The family would like to extend a special thanks to the Doctors and staff of Memorial Hospitals Oncology Group as well as Hospice of Chattanooga, for their care & support for Mrs. Musgrave.Online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.Arrangements by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe.