Margaret Carlton Schalk

Published 4:15pm Friday, November 9, 2012


Margaret Carlton Schalk, age 86, of Alexander City passed from earthly life to her eternal home in heaven on November 7, 2012.

Graveside services will be at the Alexander City Cemetery at 11:00 AM on Sat. Nov. 10, 2012.

Rev. Wayne Cowhick and Rev. Johnny Dobbs will officiate. Visitation will be Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 from 5-7 PM at Bass Funeral Home.

Mrs. Schalk was born on Feb. 14, 1926 to Joseph Vaughn Carlton and Lillie Mae Lynch Carlton.

Mrs. Schalk retired from Russell Medical Center where she was a Nurse Assistant.

Her hobbies included playing the piano, sewing, crocheting and word puzzles.

Mrs. Schalk was preceded in death by her husband Olin Albert Schalk, her parents and her sister Louise Raughton.

Survivors include her daughters, Evelyn Jenkins (Rev. Edward) and Beverly Morrison (Charles) of Alexander City, two grandsons, Douglas Dobbs (Stacey) of Bethany of Oklahoma and Rev. Johnny Dobbs (Michelle) of Eufaula, AL, Great Grandchildren, Bethany and Liberty Dobbs of Bethany OK and Dawson, Savanna, Kaylee and Kennedy Dobbs of Eufaula, AL.

The family is accepting flowers but donations may also be made to the Alexander City Methodist Church, 1020 N. 11th Ave., Alex. City, AL 35010 or Harvest Time Ministry, 4 Charles West Blvd., Clayton, AL 36016

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Bass Funeral Home is honored to serve the Schalk Family.