OBITUARY: Margaret Elizabeth Baggett


Mrs. Margaret Elizabeth Baggett passed away on Monday, August 22, 2022, she was 74 years old.

Margaret Elizabeth Hogwood Baggett was born in Nashville TN to Mary Elizabeth Ingraham and Fred Hogwood.

She retired from the State of Tennessee after 40 years as a public health nurse. She was a member of the Church of Christ. She enjoyed traveling and being with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Gary Baggett; children: Dawn (Dwayne) Grissim, Beth Baggett, and Scott (Kristi) Baggett of Fayette AL; grandchildren: Kayla Williams, Ashley Williams, Hunter Grissim, and Clara Baggett; sister: Jane Hogwood of Athens AL; granddogs: Sally, Abby Grace, Hank, Molly, and Darby; and life long best friend: Judy Gore.

She is preceded in death by mother Mary Elizabeth Pepper, father Fred Hogwood, and step-father Cloyd Pepper.

The Funeral Service, conducted by Brother Paul Sain and Brother Steve Baggett, is 12 p.m. Friday, August 26, 2022 in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN. Interment in Evergreen Cemetery, Murfreesboro TN, will follow the service. Pallbearers: Chuck Gore, Michael Reeves, Jason Baggett, Larry McCoy, Wilson McCoy, Bill Bentley, Jay Makatche and Don Don Hamilton. Honorary Pallbearers: John Smith, Don Smith, Brian Jimenez and Dennis Craig. The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home on Thursday 4-8 p.m. and on Friday from 11 a.m. until the service at 12 p.m.

In her honor, please make Memorial Donations to the Pinevale Children’s Home, Corinth MS.

Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.


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