Margaret Bess McWilliams
Margaret Bess McWilliams passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018, in Amarillo. Services will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, December 2, 2018, at the First United Methodist Church of Silverton, with Rance Young officiating. Services are under the personal care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home.
She was known to her family and friends as Beamer. She was born on July 3, 1924, in Cooper, Texas to Paul and Lura Webb. They moved to Silverton where she met the love of her life, Dee McWilliams. They married in October 1939. She served as the Briscoe County and District Clerk from 1975 until her retirement in 1998.
She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Dee McWilliams, son, Jerry, and his wife, Paula McWilliams; brother, Paul Howard Webb.
She is survived by her sons, Larry and wife Christy, Paul Ray and wife Leslie; sister Jo Trout; brothers, E.J. “Jeep” and Billy Webb; five grandchildren, Trey, Mike, Lori, Dee, and Zac; twenty great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and many loving nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to The First United Methodist Church of Silverton or to The Silverton Cemetery Association.