Margaret Morgan Stallings

February 27, 1936 - April 12, 2024

02/27/1936 - 04/12/2024

Past Services

Saturday April 20, 2024
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service - Letchworth Chapel
101 West 7th Street
Scotland Neck, NC 27874
Funeral Service
Saturday April 20, 2024
2:00 pm
Sunnyside Cemetery
4764 US-258
Scotland Neck, NC 27874

SCOTLAND NECK – Margaret Morgan Stallings, age 88, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2024 at her home in Chapel Hill.

Margaret was born on February 27, 1936 to Milton and Sarah Craft Morgan in Halifax County, NC. She graduated from Oak City High School and married Edwin Ross Stallings, and they enjoyed 59 years of marriage. Margaret worked for the Halifax County Hosiery Mill for many years. She enjoyed crocheting and making baby blankets, and loved reading and bird watching. Margaret also enjoyed the occasional trip to Atlantic City, but her greatest love was spending time with her family.

Margaret was preceded in death by her father, Milton Morgan; her mother, Sarah Craft Morgan; and her beloved husband, Edwin Ross Stallings.

She is survived by her daughter, Tracy S. Wynn and husband Stacy of Chapel Hill; her son, David Stallings and wife Theresa of Middlesex; her brother, Wilbert Morgan of Texarkana, TX; her granddaughters, Nikki Honeycutt and husband Anthony, Jessica Howell and fiancé Jeff Devine, Mandy Stallings, and Tracy Fleming; her grandsons, Ernie Coley, Greg Coley, and Matt Coley; and fifteen great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2024 at Garrett Sykes Funeral Service – Letchworth Chapel in Scotland Neck. A graveside service will follow at 2:00 p.m. at Sunnyside Cemetery in Scotland Neck, with Rev. Fredrick Mangeni officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made directly to the Scotland Neck Memorial Library, P.O. Box 126, Scotland Neck, NC 27874 or online by clicking here; or directly to Sylvan Heights Bird Park, 500 Sylvan Heights Park Way, Scotland Neck, NC 27874 or online by clicking here.

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Letchworth Chapel in Scotland Neck is handling the arrangements for the Stallings family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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Lee Brinson
1 month ago

Tracey, so sorry for your lost, we were neighbors when we were really young, I thought the world of your mama and daddy, your daddy and my daddy were good friends, prayers go out to the family. Lee Brinson

Carol Moore
1 month ago

So sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed talking to your mom and dad. Prayers for comfort for all of you. Carol Moore