Funeral service for Mrs. Margarete Lane, age 77, of Fayetteville, TN will be conducted at 3 PM on Sunday, September 16, 2018, at Higgins Funeral Home with Ricky Pierce and Bill Davis officiating. Burial will follow in Mulberry Cemetery.
Mrs. Lane was born on March 19, 1941 in Marshall County, TN to the late Wyatt Neal and Jesse Watts Woodard. She worked as the finance director for Duck River Development Agency and was a member of Washington Street Church of Christ. Mrs. Lane passed away on September 14, 2018 at her residence.
Survivors include her husband, Phillip Lane; children, Murray (Jacquie) Lane of Billings, MO, Scarlet (Rick) Patterson of Fayetteville, TN, Jenny (Lou) Pfister of Winchester, TN, and Eric (Jennifer) Lane of Meridianville, AL; sisters, Avasia Carney of Nashville, TN and Edna Whitsett of Cornersville, TN; brothers, Glenn and Tommy Woodard of Cornersville, TN; grandchildren, Zachary (Jordan) Patterson, Rebekah Patterson, Travis Lane, Mackenzie Pfister, Ethan Pfister, Caroline Pfister, Samantha Pfister, Carter Lane, and Kaitlyn Lane. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Melba and Neal Woodard.
Visitation with the family will be held at 12 PM until time of service at 3 PM on Sunday, September 14, 2018. Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Lane.