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MARGARET (LAMB) FLATT

February 26, 1939 ~ September 15, 2020 (age 81)

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Margaret Lamb Goins Flatt, 81, of Athens, passed away early Tuesday morning September 15, 2020, at her home. She was a loving mother, wife, sister and friend.  She left this troubled world to rest in the presence of her Savior in a much better world.  Though we grieve our loss we celebrate her gain.

 

She was a native of Meigs County, and was a lifelong resident of McMinn County, she was a daughter of the late Martin Lamb and the late Mary Inez Goins Peeler Lamb. She was preceded in death by step-father Ora Peeler, son Roger Lynn Goins, sister, Brenda Peeler Lowry, two brothers, Tommy and Jimmy Lamb, brother-in-law, George Belcher, and 1st husband W.A. Goins. Margaret attended Lakeview Baptist Church. Besides going to a good church service, Margaret’s favorite thing was to work in her garden and cook for her family and friends.

 

Survivors include;

Husband Billy Flatt,

Sons

Michael (Donna) Goins, Randy Goins

Sisters:

Frances Lamb Belcher (Jessie), Sue Lamb Peeler (Oliver), Bobbie Lamb Wallace (Jimmy), Kathy Peeler Stansell (David), Joanne Peeler Kirkland, Patsy Lamb Gennoe, Ada Lamb Robinson, Johnny Lamb

Sandra Lamb Ware, Judy Lamb Wade, Alice Karmann

Brothers:

Eddie Peeler (Phyllis), Johnny Lamb

Grandchildren:

Roger, Autumn, Lorrie, Tyler, Mikayla, Rusty, Amy, Billy, Tammy, Bengy, John and Erin.

Great-grandchildren:

Will, Paige, Audrie, Roman, Tatum, Raylon, Jaxon, Devan, Courtney, Whitney, Tori, and Taylor.

Step-daughter:

Vicki Tiegs

Step-grandchildren:

Heather Tiegs and Heath Tiegs  

Funeral services will be 7:00 pm Friday, September,18, 2020, at Ziegler Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Gamble and Pastor Steve Smith officiating.

Graveside services will be 11:00 am Saturday at Sullins Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jimmy Goins, Larry Malone, Ronnie ”Brouge” Goins, Lonnie Goins, Tyler Hill, Doug Williams, Logan Coleman, and  Will Wright.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 PM Friday at the funeral home.

If you are unable to attend the service, sign the online guest registry at www.zieglerfuneralhome.com

Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Margaret Lamb Goins Flatt.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
September 18, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
ZIEGLER FUNERAL HOME
521 W MADISON AVE
ATHENS, TN 37303-3490

Funeral Service
Friday
September 18, 2020

7:00 PM
ZIEGLER FUNERAL HOME
521 W MADISON AVE
ATHENS, TN 37303-3490

Committal
Saturday
September 19, 2020

11:00 AM
SULLINS CEMETERY
ROCKY MOUNT RD
ATHENS, TN 37303

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