Margaret Louise Carrington Ross, 78, of Central Dr., Concord, NC passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at her residence.
She was born April 22, 1942 in Cabarrus County to the late Ralph Rufus Carrington and the late Maggie Louise Carr Carrington.
Margaret was a graduate of Logan High School and Barber Scotia College. She completed Graduate School at Temple College in Washington, DC. Margaret was formerly employed as an Accountant with Cannon Mills, she was the first Black Female to work in the office and also worked for Civil Rights Attorney, Julius Chambers.
Margaret was a member of Rock Hill AME Zion Church where she formerly served as Church Secretary and a Deaconess. She also was a member of the Trustee Board and sang on the Choir.
Service will be held on Tuesday, September 15, at Rock Hill AME Zion Church, 3620 Rock Hill Church Rd, Concord, NC. Visitation will be 12:00 – 1:00 PM with funeral services at 1:00. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Ernest Eugene Ross.
Those left to cherish her loving memory include her daughter, Lynitta Thomas Watson (Bruce) of Stone Mountain, GA; two grandsons, Antonio Thomas, Jr. (Candace) of Ellenwood, GA and Bryce Thomas (Atrice) of Hapeville, GA; one sister, Phyllis Black of Concord; two brothers, Randell Carrington, Sr. (Carrie) of Concord and Kenneth W. Carrington, Sr. (Diane) of Homestead, FL, loving niece and caretaker, Felicia Black, special cousin, Tina Dixon; and host of nieces, nephews, cousins, in-law and friends.
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