CROSS PLAINS — Funeral services for Margrette Marie McMillan will be at 2 p.m. Monday, June 15, 2009, at Higginbotham Funeral Chapel in Cross Plains with Michael Ingram officiating; burial will follow in the Amanity Cemetery in Comanche County. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. Sunday, June 14, 2009, at Higginbotham Funeral Home.
Margrette passed away Thursday, June 11, 2009, at her home in Cross Plains.
She was born Jan. 16, 1929, in Rising Star to Henry and Maggie (Millhollon) Gregg. She was married to Glenn Alford on Nov. 24, 1948; he preceded her in death in 1990. She was married to Larmon McMillan on Jan. 19, 1992, in Rising Star and moved to Cross Plains. Marie as she was known was the Postmistress from 1964 to 1981, at which time she retired.
She is survived by her husband, Larmon McMillan of Cross Plains; son, Mack Alford of Brownwood; stepchildren, Robert Earl McMillan of Oregon; Tommy McMillan of Coleman; Annelle Thomas of Brownwood; brother, W.H. “Dub” Gregg of Kaufman; two grandchildren; numerous step-grandchildren; and great-grandchildren as well as nieces and nephews.