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Class of 1931

Margaret Elizabeth O'Connell WAGGONER

WAGGONER, Margaret Elizabeth O'Connell Age 98 of Goodlettsville, TN. Died July 21, 2011. She was born May 25, 1913, the daughter of the late Wiyley D. O'Connell and the late Mary Jane Cuffman O'Connell. Preceded in death by her husband, Chester Wilton Waggoner; her sister, Rebecca Brown and her brothers, Wiyley E. O'Connell, George O'Connell and Douglas O'Connell. She is survived by daughter, Marjorie Nance and son, Colonel Mike (Dixie) Waggoner, both of Goodlettsville; grandchildren, Michael (Kari) Waggoner of Nashville, Jamie (Jane) Nance of Trenton, TN, Ken (Jan) Nance of Clarksville, TN, Jon (Brenda) Nance of Rincon, GA, Anita (Weldon) Akins of Gallatin, TN; eleven great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was very proud of her Irish heritage and was an institution in her neighborhood, loving her church, family, home, cooking, and watching Tennessee Titan and University of Tennessee football. She was the last surviving member of the Goodlettsville High School, Class of 1931.
Published in The Tennessean on July 24, 2011