Margaret Rader Mankin

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Margaret Rader Mankin

August 04, 2018

Margaret Rader Mankin Margaret Isabell 'Peggy' Rader Mankin, 73, passed away Saturday, at 10:20 PM, August 4, 2018 at Raleigh General Hospital following a battle with stage 4 leukemia and breast cancer.
She was preceded in death by her grandmother Granny Douglas Rutledge, sister Sandra Rader Stewart of Bradley, WV, father William Rader, mother Kathleen Rutledge Rader, aunts; Betty Rader Hughes, Evelyn Rutledge, Juania Rutledge, Helen Rader Campbell, uncles; Glen Rutledge, John Rutledge, and John Campbell.
Peggy graduated 4th out of her 1963 graduating class of over 300 at Woodrow Wilson High School in Beckley, WV. She was then awarded a scholarship to Marshall University.
She was a wonderful cook and the meals she provided to her family will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her husband of 54 years, David James Mankin of Daniels, WV; daughter, Kelly Ann Mankin Masters of Davidson, NC; son, Matthew David Mankin and his wife, Vickie of Beckley, WV; son, John William Mankin of Beckley, WV; grandsons, Bryce Mankin Masters and Dylan Mankin Masters of Davidson, NC; granddaughters, Kinsley Ann Mankin, Marlie Lynn Mankin, Joely Kate Mankin, and Simmi Beth Mankin of Beckley, WV; sisters, Helen "Jo" Rader Blackburn and Kathleen Lee "Katie" Rader Ayers, of Beckley, WV; nieces, Debra Stewart Wooldridge and her husband John, Shannon Ayers Swartz and her husband Jason, their daughter Ava Swarts of Beckley, WV; nephews, Scott Stewart, Jeff Blackburn and his wife, Shelly of Beckley, WV, Mark Ayers and his wife, Fran of Huntington, WV; brother-in-law, Judd Stewart; and a host of loving family and friends that will miss her dearly.
Funeral Service will be held at Blue Ridge Funeral Home on Friday, August 10, 2018 at 1:00PM. Visitation for family and friends will be from 11:00am until service time. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.
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Published on August 8, 2018
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