Margaret W. Garvin (Mrs. O. David Garvin) died Friday, July 9, 2010 at Carol Woods Retirement Community. A long time resident of Chapel Hill, she was born August 29, 1907 to Mr. and Mrs. Peter C. Williamson of Columbia, SC, where she was educated in the public schools and at the University of South Carolina.
For many years, Margaret made significant contributions to the community through her service as a volunteer for the American Red Cross, the United States Public Health Service, Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools (Member of the School Board) and University United Methodist Church.
Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. O. David Garvin, MD, MPH.
She is survived by her son, David W. Garvin of Boone; two grandsons, David W. Garvin, Jr. of King George, VA, and Paul G. Garvin of Cades, SC; four great- grandchildren.
A memorial service was held at Carol Woods Assembly Hall on Saturday, July 17, 20I0 at 2:00 PM.
Memorial contributions may be made to University United Methodist Church, 150 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hil1, NC 21514.
Walker's Funeral Home of Chapel Hill, 120 W. Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 (919) 942-3861 is assisting the Garvin family.