Margaret Louise Bourland (89) of Tyrone, Ga., formerly of Kinmundy


Published on May 31 2013 8:10 am

Margaret Louise Bourland, 89, of Tyrone, Georgia, formerly of Kinmundy, Illinois passed away Thursday, May 30, 2013 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital, Peachtree City, Georgia.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 6 at 1 p.m. at Elder Cemetery. Burial will be in Elder Cemetery, Kinmundy. Online condolences may be left by clicking here.

Margaret was born August 2, 1923, the daughter of Fred and Martha Holzhausen. She married Ben Bourland. She was a seamstress and taught sewing, worked in the unions in Las Vegas, Nev. She loved her family and many years provided Christmas and Thanksgiving dinners for her family. She loved her Lord and enjoyed Joel Osteen.

Survivors are son, Robert (wife Micki) Allen of Las Vegas, Nev.; daughter, Terri (husband David) Ablett of Tyrone, Ga.; sisters, Eileen Marlow of Sullivan and Mary Hood of Deland, Fla.; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ben Bourland; brothers, Oren Holzhausen, Ivan "Mick" Holzhausen, Donald "Bill" Holzhausen and sisters, Lorrayne Estes and Edna Raines.