Margaret Maney Clarke passed away at her home in Southern California on Friday, August 16, 2019, at the age of 95. She was a native of Burnsville, NC and the daughter of the late John Wesley and Estelle Horton Maney. Margaret went to school at Montreat College and Blantons Business College in Asheville. She was employed at Oteen VA Hospital in Asheville until she was transferred to Norton Air Force Base in San Bernardino, CA. Her husband, William Victor Clarke, preceded her in death in 2012, as well as her grandparents, W. N. Horton, her parents, and all six of her siblings: Annice, Lee, Jack and Mary Alice Maney and Grace Maney Spires and Mafra Maney Robinson.
She is survived by her only son: William Wesley Clarke of California.
Funeral services will be held at 11AM on Saturday, August 31, 2019, in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Rev. Joe Bennett will officiate. Burial will follow in Horton Hill Cemetery on Horton Creek.
The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to the service at the funeral home.