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Margaret “Peggy” Chinn Hartsell, 64, of New Bern, N.C., passed away Thursday, June 13, 2013, at her residence.
She graduated from North Carolina Wesleyan and East Carolina University. She was employed with the Craven County school system for 31 years.
A memorial service was held June 16, at Beech Grove United Methodist Church in New Bern.
She is survived by her husband, David. L. Hartsell of the home; one daughter, Daphne B. Shirley of New Bern; grandson Connor; father James T. Chinn of Fredericksburg; sisters Susan Busch (Tom) of Glen Allen and Annette Schaul (Steve) of King George; brother-in-law David Longfellow of Waco, Texas; five nieces and nephews; and countless friends. She was predeceased by her mother, Louise H. Chinn, and sister Nancy L. Chinn.
Donations may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society or the American Cancer Society.
A memorial service will be held in the Fredericksburg area later this summer.