Margret (Booker) Mincey Obituary
Margret (Booker) Mincey 81 years old passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday January 1, 2022.
Margret was born on March 16, 1940 in Metter, Georgia to the parents of Evan (Susie) Booker.
Margret came to Wash (Joe Britt) Plummer in her teens, where she stayed until she met Lee E. Mincey and married for 54 years.
Margret worked at Perkins Poultry Farm in Stillmore, GA; she learned to be a seamstress at Twin City Manufacturing in GA. Lee (husband) and Margret decided to move their family up north to Alexandria, VA. Margret retired from Fairfax County School System after 24 years. She started in the cafeteria and worked her way up to Building Supervisor at Springfield Estates Elementary.
Margret was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She loved her family. Her happiest moments were surrounded by her large family and when her sisters came to visit. As she spent her last vacation in New Jersey with her loving sister Mary Booker of Somerville, NJ. Margret hosted large Sunday dinners almost every week where her family feasted on soul food. She enjoyed sharing her cooking with friends and neighbors. Margret enjoyed listening to blues and gospel.
She leaves the following loved ones behind to cherish her memory: four daughters: Zestann (Wayne) Jackson, Margaret J. Mincey, Easeella Robertson, Kanisha D. Tommy; three sons: Charles E. Mincey, Bernard L. Mincey, and Terry L. (Angelica) Mincey; her sister Mary Booker of Somerville, NJ; one sister-in-law, one brother-in-law; twenty grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and loving and caring nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Margret was proceeded in death her husband Lee E. Mincey, parents: Evan and Susie Booker, sisters: Julia May Williams, Mary Lee Thompson, Rosetta Miller, Ruby Booker, Martha Brown, brothers: Willie Booker (Akcey), James Booker (Jay), Evans Booker (Buddy), and Ben Booker.