Heaven's Gates were opened and her Savior welcomed Mary “Margaret” Ledbetter home to join in the Heavenly Choir on November 2, 2020. Mary was a loving and devoted wife, mother, mam-maw, aunt, and sister. She was born November 19, 1948 at her home on Walden Avenue in Oliver Springs to Hayes and Ozia Bass.
She accepted Christ as her personal Savior at a young age and was faithful in sharing God's love through music, teaching, and loving her friends and family. She was a graduate of Oliver Spring High School. She loved serving the Lord by traveling to many churches with her husband and family singing with The Evangelaires.
Margaret was preceded in death by her loving husband, Houston Glenn Ledbetter; a daughter, Angelica McConkey; her parents Hayes and Ozia Bass; brothers James Bass and Terry Bass; sister Alma Brown; father-in-law and mother-in-law Clinton and Mattie Ledbetter.
She is survived by her daughter, Glenna Donnell of Knoxville; grandchildren,Celina McManus and John Michael Donnell; son and daughter-in-law, Jonathan and Marisa Ledbetter of Bloomington, Indiana; grandsons, Harrison and Oliver Ledbetter; sister, Jowana Stinnett of Oliver Springs; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Tommy and Ruby Ledbetter; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Charles and Jeanette of Grandview; and by many special nieces, nephews, and life-long friends. In lieu of receiving of friends, Margaret will lie in state from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., Sunday, November 8, 2020 at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Ten Mile with funeral service following at 3:00 p.m., with Reverend Darrell Walden officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Online register book can be signed at www.FrakerFuneralHome.net. Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of all the arrangements.
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