Margie Marie McCord, age 89 of Mount Ida, AR, passed away April 22, 2017 at the Montgomery County Nursing Home. She was born August 1, 1927 to the late Walter C. Mahaffey and Monte Balisle Mahaffey in Booneville, AR. Margie is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Eddie Lee McCord, sisters, Wilma Baldwin, Eva Magee, Norma Sue Jones, brothers, Wilbert (Dick) Mahaffey, Mack Mahaffey, Loyd Mahaffey, grandsons, John Britton McCord, and Todd David McCord.
Survivors include: sons, Bobby L. McCord (Denise) of Norman, AR, David M. McCord (Janet) of Judsonia, AR, grandchildren, Robert Jason McCord of Richardson, TX, Leah Carol Dixon of Neches, TX, Teddy P. Wilson of Ovilla, TX, great-grandchildren, Jacob Britton McCord, Andrew Stephen McCord, Anna Love McCord, Bailey Nicole Wilson, Brianna Lynne Rowland, John Paul Wilson, David Chase Dixon, Alexis Leigh Dixon, and brother, Rasie Vel Mahaffey of Denver, CO.
Visitation will be held Monday, April 24, 2017, 6-8 p.m. at First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Mount Ida, AR. Services will be held Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 2:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Mount Ida with Brother David Dixon officiating. Interment will immediately follow at the Mount Ida Cemetery. Pallbearers: Jason McCord, Ted Wilson, Jacob McCord, David Chase Dixon, Sam Amerson, and Wayne Hawthorn. Arrangements were made under the direction of Thornton Funeral Home of Mount Ida, AR. Guest register at www.thorntonfh.com.