Margaret Biggs Hacker

Tuesday 11th of July 1939 - Monday 6th of September 2021

Margaret Biggs Hacker

Services

Memorial Visitation

Sep 19, 2021 (4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Milward - Broadway

159 N BROADWAY, LEXINGTON, KY

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Director Milward Funeral Directors

Margaret Biggs Hacker, 82, passed away peacefully after a brief illness, surrounded by her family on September 6, 2021 in Lexington, KY. Margie was born July 11, 1939 in Huntington, WV to Samuel Green Biggs Jr. and Martha Manning Biggs. She attended the National Cathedral School and graduated from U-High in Lexington, KY in 1957 and from the University of Kentucky in 1961. She was a member of Delta Delta Delta where she formed lifelong friendships. She was a devoted member of The Junior League of Lexington and was the 1976 Junior League Horseshow Chairman. She was a lifelong member of Christ Church Cathedral and was instrumental in helping update and create the needlepoint kneelers throughout the Sanctuary. She loved all card games and was an especially talented Bridge player achieving the rank of Silver Life Master. Margie’s adventurous spirit led her to be an avid traveller who visited 6 of the 7 continents multiple times.

 

Margie was a loyal and loving spouse, parent and friend.  She had a quick laugh and an easy sense of humor. She cherished the annual trip to Pawleys Island where time slowed down and she was with the people she loved the most.

 

She is predeceased by her loving husband of 57 years James Larry Hacker and her son-in-law John Clinton Hayworth. She is survived by her son James Larry Hacker, Jr. (Shelley) and daughter Martha Hacker Hayworth; beloved grandchildren, Mary Austin Hacker, Norman Huntley Hacker, Margaret Manning Hayworth and John Hedges Hayworth.

 

Visitation will be on Sunday, September 19th from 4-6 pm at Milward – Broadway located at 159 N. Broadway Lexington, KY.

 

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to The Lexington School, 1050 Lane Allen Rd. Lexington, KY 40504; or Christ Church Cathedral, 166 Market St., Lexington, KY 40507. Please indicate “In memory of Margaret Hacker”.

 

To share a remembrance of Margie or to offer condolences to her family, please visit milwardfuneral.com.

Guest Book

Paula DeBoor

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Enjoyed knowing Margie and always pleasant to be with, a fine lady . Love and prayers to all at this sad time.

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Graddy Johnson

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Deepest condolences to Jim and Martha and all their loved ones over the death of a truly exceptional, delightful and beautiful lady. As a child I played football in Margie's grandparents' yard on Winchester road and was struck by Margie's wit and toughness from the beginning, as she played football right alongside the boys........Rest in peace, dearest Margie, and know that you will be sorely missed. With love always, Graddy Johnson, Lexington

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