Margaret Evelyn Belvin | 1928-2013

Published Saturday, January 4, 2014

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Margaret Evelyn Belvin, 85, of Sunset, died Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, in Krum.

Graveside service was Jan. 3 at Evergreen Cemetery in Paris with Sam Bolton officiating. Burial was under the direction of Mulkey-Mason, Jack Schmitz and Son Funeral Home in Denton.

Margaret was born July 21, 1928, in Bairdstown to Joel and Ruby (Poteet) Bolton. She married Jerrell Stricklin June 16, 1949. He died July 21, 1996. She then married R.B. Belvin March 29, 2002, in Alvord.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist church.

Margaret is survived by her husband, R.B. Belvin of Alvord; son Bryan Stricklin of Denton; daughters Bonnie and husband, Mike Edwards, of Paradise and Lori and husband, Thomas Jajacate, of The Woodlands; sisters Helen and husband, Horace Greer, of Cortez, Colo., Doral and husband, Dale Emery, of Denton, Joann and husband, Lloyd, of Wisconsin, and Sue and husband, Don Newsom, of Plainview; and brother Buddy Bolton of Paris.

She was preceded in death by sisters Rachell Bolton and Sally Starks; brothers Hubert Bolton, Vester Bolton and Shorty Bolton; sisters and brothers-in-law B.H. Bolton of Grand Prairie, Karen Fruen of Tom Bean, John Belvin of Milpitas, Calif., and Billie Levinson of Anaheim, Calif.

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