Lafon, Margaret Ellen
May 4, 1964 - April 27, 2018
Born on May 4, 1964 in Dallas, Texas to Alma and David Simmons, later adopted by Donald
Emmons, passed away on April 27, 2018 at the age of 53.
Margaret spent her adolescent years in Paden, Oklahoma, with her parents and siblings Becky, Mike, Debbie, and Steve. She then moved back to Dallas County, Texas with her mother and adoptive father, Donald Emmons, where she graduated from Mesquite High School. She lived with her husband and four children in Balch Springs, Texas where she was a full-time mother. She then worked at Blue Cross Blue Shield for 15 years after moving with her family to Anna, Texas, where she spent her remaining years.
Margaret enjoyed attending family reunions and holiday events with her children. She was also a devoted Christian and would regularly attend Sunday service with her family, where she also had many friends. She liked to help at her church, and assist those in need whenever she could. She also tried to stay healthy by taking walks, riding bikes and eating well.
She is survived by her four children; Maranda, Alex, Paul, and Ryan; her grandchildren; Chandler, Kailey, Natalie, Chase, Terra, Caleb, and Keirstin; her siblings; Rebecca “Becky” Spurgeon, David “Mike” Simmons, Debra “Debbie” Rodriguez, and Steven “Steve” Emmons, in addition to a large extended family, and many friends.
A service to honor her memory will be held at 3 P.M. on May 20, 2018, at:
1702 W. University Dr.
McKinney, TX 75069
Arrangements under the direction of:
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252
214 306 6700
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