Margarita Garcia

Margarita Garcia, 88, of Cobden, died Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at the Jonesboro Rehab and Nursing Center. 

She was born on Nov. 10, 1931, in Cheran Michoacan, Mexico, the daughter of Jesus Garcia Contreras and Andrea Guerrero. 

She is survived by her son, Fidel (Maria) Bartolo of Cobden; 13 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, Jesus Garcia Guerrero and Jose Garcia Guerrero; other relatives and many friends. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; one son; one daughter; and a sister, Fransisca Garcia Guerrero. 

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Cobden, with Father Uriel Salamanca officiating. Interment will be in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. 

Friends can call from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, at Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Cobden. The Rosary will be prayed at 4 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. 

To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit 

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Cobden is in charge of arrangements.

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