Cover photo for Margaret A (Jenkins)  Newell's Obituary
Margaret A (Jenkins)  Newell Profile Photo
1944 Margaret 2022

Margaret A (Jenkins) Newell

October 6, 1944 — August 27, 2022

Margaret A. Newell passed away on Saturday, August 27, 2022, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 6, 1944, to the late Rendy and Mary Jenkins, in Mound Bayou, Mississippi. She was one of 13 children and lived in several places during her life including, Missouri, Illinois, and Georgia. She worked as a ward clerk for Trinity Hospital in Chicago, IL for many years and was a devout member of St. Paul AME Church in Dallas, GA. Margaret enjoyed spending time with her family, westerns, cooking, and singing, especially in her church choir. She was a loving, selfless giver, and leader dedicated to her family and God. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

In addition to her parents, Margaret is preceded in death by her husband Aubrey Newell, and 11 brothers and sisters. She is survived by her son, Jeffery Newell; daughter, Yolanda Newell; brother, Jewel Jenkins; sister, Minnie Applewhite; grandchildren, Ahmari Scott, Brittany Kirkland, Artavius Scott, Jaimie Lupoe; great-grandchildren, Ahmari Scott Jr., Caydence Kirkland, Kash Scott, Yamaya Spearman, Jamari Taylor, Artavius Scott Jr., Artavia Scott; goddaughters, Tiffany Osbourne and Karen McClendon; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

The family will receive friends at Clark Funeral Home on Saturday, September 3, 2022, from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM. Funeral Services for Mrs. Margaret will be held at Clark Funeral Home on Saturday, September 3, 2022, at 2:00 PM with Reverend Alan Bethea officiating. Interment will follow at Peaceful Meadows Cemetery.

Clark Funeral Home is honored to care for the Newell Family during this difficult time.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Margaret A (Jenkins) Newell, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Public Viewing

Saturday, September 3, 2022

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Saturday, September 3, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 11

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree