Johns-Ridout's Mortuary-Elmwood Chapel & Elmwood Cemetery & Mausoleum
800 Dennison Ave Sw, Birmingham, AL
Margaret H. McKeand
August 15, 1926 – June 5, 2019
Margaret House McKeand passed away at her home on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at the age of 92. A lifelong resident of Birmingham, she was born on August 15, 1926. Margaret graduated from West End High School. She was a devoted member of Third Presbyterian Church since 1948. Margaret was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and dearly loved by her family and friends. Her greatest joy was her grandchildren. Her strength and courage these past few months has taught us how to handle adversity with grace and faith. She will be missed immeasurably. Margaret is preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Robert Currie McKeand, her parents, Benjamin and Erma Vera House, her brothers, Ben William House and Charles Edward House, and her sister, Eugenia Clay House. She is survived by her son, Robert Mark McKeand, her daughter, Ann McKeand Carothers, her grandchildren, Sarah Haley McKeand, Currie Elizabeth Carothers, Ian Douglas Carothers, and many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, June 7, 2019 at Ridout’s Elmwood Chapel. The family will receive friends Friday from 1:00 until service time. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
- Visitation Friday, June 7, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, June 7, 2019