GALVESTON—Margarette Jeanette Green went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 11, 2018, at her residence surrounded by her loving family and friends.

Maragette was born March 31, 1958, to Aaron and Hattie Maud Qualls in Jonesboro, LA, and later moved to Galveston, where she attended school and graduated from Ball High School in 1976. She later joined the U.S. Army and served 18 years. She was employed with the City of Galveston for many years and later became a home health provider.

Margarette was preceded in death by her husband, Sam J. Green; parents, Aarow and Hattie Maud Qualls; sister: Mary Virginia Ensley; brothers: William Mack, Earl D. Malone, Junior Knox and Joe C. Jones.

Margarette leaves precious memories with her dear companion, Charles Nix; sons: Shannon Qualls (Margie) of Texas City, Texas and Charles Nix, Jr. of Louisiana; daughters: Javon Lundy (Chris) of Hitchcock, Texas, Mattie Neal (Warren) of Louisiana; grandchildren: Trayvon Hall, Jr., Walter Thomas III and Kimberly Thomas; sister: Mary Ann Jones and a host of nieces, nephews cousins, extended family and friends.

Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m., followed by a service celebrating her life at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 17, 2018, at Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church, with Pastor Norman V. Johnson, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery.

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