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Margaret A. Hufford

Born: Tue., Feb. 8, 1949
Died: Fri., Feb. 1, 2013


1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Sat., Feb. 09, 2013
Location: Faries Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Feb. 09, 2013
Location: Faries Funeral Home

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Margaret “Margie” A. Hufford, of Dover, DE, loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, aunt, and friend, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loved ones at the Delaware Hospice Center, Milford, DE, on Friday, February 01, 2013.
She was 63 years young.
Margie was born in Smyrna, DE to the late George and Juanita Allen-Hart.
Mrs. Hufford worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant for many years at the Delaware Home and Hospital. She also worked for 9 years as a Receptionist for the Miracle Ear Hearing Center/Dover Mall. Eventually she returned to her passion for healthcare and became a Personal Care Assistant for the Heritage Assisted Living in Dover, until her early retirement.
Margie always had a warm smile and kind word for everyone.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, George Jr., Winfield, Herbert P., and Gene L. Hart; and 2 sisters, Veronica V. and Nannabelle D. Hart.
She is survived by her loving husband of 21 years, Bruce Hufford; her son and daughter-in-law, Rodney and Renee Slaughter of Smyrna, DE; her 3 daughters and son-in-laws, Tammy and Jeff Slacum of Smyrna; April and Neal Kennedy of Dover, and Amy and Bill Tracey of Smyrna; her sisters, Jacqueline Faulkiner and Dorothy Cordeiro; grandchildren, Branden Slaughter, Brittney Hart, Nicole Kaye, Ashley Slaughter, Taylor Tracey, Danielle Slaughter, and Mikayla Kennedy; 2 great grandchildren, Katie and Dylan Passwaters; and her special cousin, Sharon “Bootsie” Slacum.
A viewing will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 1 pm in the Faries Funeral Chapel, located at 29 S. Main St. in Smyrna.
Funeral services will begin at 2 pm.
Burial will be privately held in Glenwood Cemetery in Smyrna at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Delaware Hospice, 911 South DuPont Highway, Dover, DE 19904.
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Michalle Holcomb & Family
   Posted Sat February 02, 2013
I love you mom, you are so missed and will always have a beautiful spot in my heart your an amazing person and a wonderful friend... i cherish every moment we shared and wish we had many more and i know your up there watching over me and the kids - we love you dearly and miss you so much!

Donya Cox
   Posted Sun February 03, 2013
Nicole Kaye and Family I am so very sorry for your loss. May she rest in peace forever. God be with you all and guide you through the hard times.

Rachel LeBlanc & Jonathan Preisen
   Posted Sun February 03, 2013
Dear Bruce,
We used to live across the street from you and Margie at lot 87. We just wanted to say how saddened we are to hear of Margie's passing. She was always very kind to us, especially during a difficult time. We are so very sorry for your loss and you and the family are in our prayers. She will be very missed.

Rachel & Jonathan

Darcel M carter
   Posted Tue February 05, 2013
Rodney, sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother. You and Your Family are in my thoughts and prayers! If there is anything I can do for you I'm a phone call away!

Joyce and Mike Nabb
   Posted Tue February 05, 2013
So very sorry to hear of your mother's passing. When God calls our loved ones home he leaves a gift of memories in exchange.
May God grant you strength, comfort and peace of mind in
the difficult days ahead. If there is ANYTHING that
we can do, please let us know
God Bless!
Mike and Joyce Nabb

Bootsie Slacum
   Posted Tue February 05, 2013
My Margie will have a special place, in my heart. I loved her dearly. She has taken a part of me, with her.

Lloyd Slacum
   Posted Tue February 05, 2013
To all family members,
I share your sorrow as well. I always considered your mother as a little sister. Lloyd

   Posted Wed February 06, 2013


Barbara J. Gruwell
   Posted Wed February 06, 2013
Bruce and families,
So very sorry, may God grant you strength, comfort and
peace in the difficult days ahead. May the gift of memories
God leaves in exchange help to bring you peace of mind.
All of Us at Northeast Christian Church

janet clough
   Posted Wed February 06, 2013
TO the whole family. i'm so sorry for your loss. love JANET. MARGIE was my very best friend

Anna Hoebee
   Posted Wed February 06, 2013
You will be so missed, you had a heart of gold .My prayers go out to Bootsie ,Bruce, and all your loving family.May God Give You All Strength To Help Heal Your Pain. God Bless

Ed Specht
   Posted Thu February 07, 2013
Sorry for your loss Tammy. Thinking of you. Stay strong if you need to talk call me.

   Posted Fri February 08, 2013
My heart goes out to all who loved her. she will be missed by many.

ruth ann dillmore
   Posted Fri February 08, 2013
margie you were a great mother and friend one day ill meet you in that beautifil place called haven , what a day that will be. ruth dillmore

Christine Sell-Swift
   Posted Fri February 08, 2013
Dear Bruce, I'm so sorry for your loss and wish I could have been there for you in your time of need. Just know, that she is no longer in pain and is in a better place. The Hufford's are welcoming her home to the Reunion!
Your Loving Cousin, Christine

Doris Jeter & Family
   Posted Fri February 08, 2013
Words can't express the hurt and sympathy I feel for you all...Just know that even in her pain, she had expressed to me her love and concern about all of you, and your well being. It was truly in her heart. You always came first and foremost in her caring heart. Be assured that she is not gone...but just awaiting your arrival to the great celebration she received when she entered into Heaven's Gates, welcomed by all who went before her. Now she's smiling upon you...When you see the sun, remember her smile...When you feel the sun, remember her warm heart and the strong and loving care you felt just being in her presence...Know the Son, and know you'll see her again. God bless you, and give you strength to live as she wanted for you..safe and happy, giving your love just as she unselfishly gave hers...We loved her, and will miss her terribly, but please know that Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal...

Sorrowfully, Doris Jeter and Family

Hosea & Grace Stripling
   Posted Sat February 09, 2013
April & Family,

We were sadden to hear of your lost. A mother is a "Special" gift from God. Please know that God knows how heavy your hearts are at this time. Rely on God to take care of all your pain. God has made an arrangement that will soon be a fulfilled for you to see your "Mother", Sister, Wife, Grandmother and friend again. At John 5:28,29 his promise hope for us is written. Soon we will be able to see our loved ones we've lost to the sting of death. Love, The Striplings

Cindy & Dave Wright
   Posted Sat February 09, 2013

You are in our thoughts and prayers! We are always here for you! Margie was a sweet person who was liked by all who met her! She will be truly missed. Find comfort in knowing that she is no longer suffering! Call if you need anything! We love you!

Erika kennedy
   Posted Sat February 09, 2013
Aunt April and family,

I am so sorry for your loss. We are very blessed to have such wonderful family to help us through these times. We will all have our time and all be reunited in the future.

Raheim King
   Posted Sat February 09, 2013
April i love you so much, but only god takes the best, she is in a btter place with jesus. I know its hard just keep the faith,joy,peace. Im praying for you and thr family. Love Raheim

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