Margaret Denise Richardson Hockaday
  • 62 years old
  • Date of birth: Jun 18, 1954
  • Date of passing: Jul 29, 2016
Let the memory of Margaret be with us forever

Margaret Denise Richardson Hockaday, 62, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Friday, July 29, 2016 at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham.

A native of Granville County, the daughter of the Mildred Chambers Richardson. She was of the Baptist faith, worked at Nortel in RTP for many years and Duke Medical Center and also Food Lion in Creedmoor.

Visitation will be held Saturday evening, August 6, 2016 from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

Surviving are her husband, Reuben Hockaday, Jr. of the home, a son, Randal Steve Burgess, Jr. (Rebecah) of Raleigh, a step-daughter, Amy Michelle Gasiewicz (Chris) and granddaughter, Caroline Jane Burgess and step-grandchildren, Landen and Haley Gasiewicz, her father, Cecil Richardson and her sister, Barbara R. Burg both of Charlotte.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Janice and Charlie Rogers on 4th August 2016

"Very sorry for your loss.  I worked with Denise at Nortel and she was a wonderful, caring person and a friend.  You and the family will be kept in our prayers."

This tribute was added by whitney lawrence on 2nd August 2016

Sending prayers to you in this time. Our condolences are with you.
Kathy, Mack Josh, Whitney"

This tribute was added by Kenneth Beal on 2nd August 2016

"To Denise's family I offer my sincere condolences for your loss. I worked with Denise while she worked in Duke Orthopeadics. She was always pleasant to work with. Since I live in this area, I used to see her smiling face at Food Lion too. She will be missed.
Gail Beeson"

This tribute was added by Vicki Hunt on 30th July 2016

"Our family is so sorry for your loss. Denise was a sweet lady and We know she will be sorely missed.
The Hunt and Daniel families."

This tribute was added by Michael Turner on 30th July 2016

Gail and I were very sadden to hear of the loss of your wife, Denise.  Please know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers in the days and weeks ahead.
Mike and Gail Turner"

This tribute was added by Doug Strickland on 29th July 2016

Debbie and I are so shocked to hear of Margaret’s illness and passing. We’ll see you Saturday. Please let us know if there is anything we can possibly do to help you through this most difficult time. Lean on your family Reuben, don’t go it alone.
Doug and Debbie Strickland"

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Eakes Funeral Home


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