Modest “Margie” Billiot Revelle

August 15, 1934 - August 9, 2022

08/15/1934 - 08/09/2022

Past Services

Friday August 12, 2022
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Ahoskie
205 NC Highway 42 W
Ahoskie, NC 27910
252-332-3122 | Directions
Saturday August 13, 2022
Ashley's Grove Baptist Church Cemetery

Saturday August 13, 2022
11:00 am
Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church
122 NC 561 West
Ahoskie, NC 27910

WOODLAND, NC – Modest “Margie” Billiot Revelle, age 87, of West Main Street, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 at her home surrounded by her family.

Margie was born on August 15, 1934 to Ourlie Billiot and Elvira Molinere Billiot in Point-aux-Chenes, Louisiana. Margie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt. She cherished her family, especially her grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren. She enjoyed volunteering for meals on wheels, collecting glassware, and spending time with family and friends. Margie was a member of the United Houma Nation. She was loved by her family and friends and will be deeply missed.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband James Revelle, Jr., brothers; Murphy, Willie, Roy, Pete, and Bobby; sister, Julianna; and granddaughter, Amanda.

Margie is survived by her children, Dale (Suzanne) Revelle, Darlene Yarbrough, Barry (Bonnie) Arcement, Eddie Revelle, and Jimmy Revelle; grandchildren, Holly, Kristyl (Brandon), A J, Chad (Jessica), Tanya (Charlie), Teresa, Gina, Savannah, Cassie, and Cheyenne; great grandchildren, Victoriana, Rodney, Addison, Jaylynn, Avery, and Alex; great great grandchildren, DeMarcus and Chance; sisters; Jane, Mary Lee, and Josephine; along with many nieces, nephews, and friends.

The family will receive friends Friday, August 12, 2022, from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel, 205 NC Hwy 42 West, Ahoskie, NC, 27910.

A mass will be held on Saturday, August 13, 2022, at 11:00 am at the Saint Charles Barromeo Catholic Church, Ahoskie, NC, with Father Robert Schmid officiating. Burial will follow at Ashley’s Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Conway, NC.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made directly to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 or online by clicking here

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Revelle family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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Dennis & Ione
1 year ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. RIP sweet lady.

Margaret Aston
1 year ago

I met “Miss Margie” many years ago. She was always such a kind and caring person. I am glad I had an opportunity to know her. Margaret Aston, Milwaukee NC

Barbara and Freddie Outland
1 year ago

You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Gratian (Joe) Gonsalves
1 year ago

Dale: My heartfelt condolences and deepest sympathies at your loss and same to AJ, Kristy and bereeaved members of the family. May her soul RIP.
Joe (Gonsallves).

Angie Warren Todd
1 year ago

Ms Margie came into my life when I really needed her and she needed me. We enjoyed many talks and I will miss her very much.
Love you Ms Margie♡

1 year ago

My thoughts and prayers are with her children and grandchildren. She was such a nice lady and I know how special she was to her granddaughters. Hold on to those precious memories! I am holding all of you in the light!