Margaret Carden

Obituary of Margaret Emily Carden

Graveside services for Margaret Emily “Peggy” Carden, age 71, of Tallahassee, FL, formerly of Roanoke, will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at 11:00 AM CST at Randolph Memory Gardens with Rev. Danny Lewis officiating and Quattlebaum Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5:00-8:00 PM CST on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. Mrs. Carden passed away Monday, March 23, 2020. Survivors include: three daughters, Teresa Carden Armstrong (Robert) of Wadley, Mary Carden Lewis (Danny) of St. Petersburg, FL, and Ali Carden Sackett (Walter) of Tallahassee, FL; three sons, Walt Carden (Brandy) and Sloan Carden, both of Roanoke, and Jess Carden of Sylacauga; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Lynn Robertson of Roanoke, Beth Strohm (Frank) of Valley, and Babs Hester (Don) of Roanoke; and one brother, Harold Lamp of Carlisle, PA. Pallbearers will be Reid Carden, Gavin Lipham, Don Hester, Gabe Hester, Justin Causey, and Joshua Davis. A Baltimore, Maryland native, Mrs. Carden was born on September 21, 1948, the daughter of Roger Harold and Margaret Harlin Botsford. She was Baptist by faith and worked as a seamstress. Mrs. Carden was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Frank Carden; and brother, Harry Botsford.