Matthews, Margaret Lurline

Class of 1905

Birth: May 25, 1885
Death: Oct. 4, 1978

Joseph Thadeus McCrackin (1884-1959)
Henry Milam Bryson (1887-1967)

Edward D. McCrackin (1914 – 1992)
Joseph Thaddeus McCrackin (1917 – 1988)
Evelyn McCrackin Brooks (1918 – 2007)
Caroline McCrackin Henderson (1921 – ____)
Thomas B. McCrackin (1924 – 2001)
Eliza McCrackin Parr (1927 – ____)

Rosemont Cemetery
Newberry, Newberry County, South Carolina, USA

Source:, # 5207549.


State (Columbia, SC), October 5, 1978, p.53

NEWBERRY – Mrs. Margaret Matthews McCrackin Bryson, 93, widow of H. Milam Bryson, died Wednesday in the Loman Home in White Rock.

Born in Newberry County, she was a daugthter of the late Ezekill and Edith Langford Matthews. She was a graduate of Mont Amoena College in Mt. Pleasant, N.C., a charter member of the Calvin Crozier Chapter of the UDC and a member of the Garden Study Club.

Surviving are three sons, J. Thad McCrackin Jr., of Newberry, Thomas McCrackin of Fayette, Ala., and Edward D. McCrackin of St. Petersburg Beach, Fla.; three daughters, Mrs. Phil Brooks and Mrs. W. W. Parr of Newberry and Mrs. Jack Workman of St. Petersburg Beach; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Dorothy B. Clary of Greenville; 16 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Services will be 3:30 p.m. today at Rosemont Cemetery.

The family suggests that those who whish may make memorials to the Loman Home in White Rock.

Whitaker Funeral Home is in charge.