OBITUARY

Margaret Elaine Hartley

June 10, 1932March 9, 2018

Margaret Elaine Hartley, age 85, a native of Nashville, TN. and resident of Satsuma, Alabama passed away after a lengthy illness on Friday March 9, 2018 at her residence.

She was a foster parent for 26 years and raised 107 foster children. She was passionate about helping others and went from fostering children to fostering animals.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Rosa Patrick and Elmer Woodard, her husband of 57 years William "Willie" Hartley, her brother Michael Ray Woodward, her infant son Donald Ray and cousin (adopted son), Winston "Lefty" Buzbee. She is survived her son Charles (Brenda) Hartley, Eight Mile, AL., her daughter Lesa Hartley, Satsuma, AL., daughter in law, Evelyn Buzbee, Foley, AL., a special nephew (son) Kenneth (Tammy) Woodward, Saraland, AL., grandchildren; Charles (Anna) Hartley, Jr, Kansas, Shiral Hartley, West Virginia, Hannah Hartley-Hadley, Satsuma, AL. Five great grandchildren, her very special friend, Diane (Joe) Langley, her sister in laws; Judy (Dickey) Callen, Elaine (James) Moore, Mary (Richard) Fye, Annette (Neil) Hartley, brother in law Roy Hartley and many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. She is also survived by her fur babies, Coco (black poodle), Pixie (Chi/Dach), Milo (Yorkie) and Princess (Yorkie).

Graveside service for Margaret will be held Tuesday, March 13, 2018,12:00 PM, at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, 10000 Celeste Road, Saraland, AL 36571.

  • FAMILY

  • William "Willie" Hartley, Husband
  • Elmer Woodward, Father
  • Rosa Patrick Woodward, Mother
  • Michael Ray Woodward, Brother
  • Donald Ray, Infant son
  • Lefty Buzbee, Cousin (Adpoted son)
  • She is survived her son Charles (Brenda) Hartley, Eight Mile, AL., her daughter Lesa Hartley, Satsuma, AL., daughter in law, Evelyn Buzbee, Foley, AL., a special nephew (son) Kenneth (Tammy) Woodward, Saraland, AL., grandchildren; Charles (Anna) Hartley, Jr, Kansas, Shiral Hartley, West Virginia, Hannah Hartley-Hadley, Satsuma, AL. Five great grandchildren, her very special friend, Diane (Joe) Langley, her sister in laws; Judy (Dickey) Callen, Elaine (James) Moore, Mary (Richard) Fye, Annette (Neil) Hartley, brother in law Roy Hartley and many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. She is also survived by her fur babies, Coco (black poodle), Pixie (Chi/Dach), Milo (Yorkie) and Princess (Yorkie).

Services

  • Graveside Service Tuesday, March 13, 2018
REMEMBERING

Margaret Elaine Hartley

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