Margaret Edith Forester, age 84 of Big Sandy, TN passed away on Tuesday, July 11, 2023 at her residence. Mrs. Forester was born on May 5, 1939 in Dewitt, KY to the late Richard Bingham and the late Ethel Huddleston Bingham. She was also preceded in death by her husband Wendell Calvin Forester; brother Ray Payne; sister Lynn Messer and Esco King Jr. Mrs. Forester attended the Mt. Carmel Congregational Methodist Church in Big Sandy, TN and the Living Waters Pentecostal Church in Gray, KY. She enjoyed gardening, cross stitching, reading the bible and spending time with her family.
Sons: Terry (Paula) King of London, KY
Mark King of Lexington, KY
Charles King of London, KY
Daughters: Judy Jackson of Lexington, KY
Joanna King of Berea, KY
Paula Messer of Lexington, KY
Carla Smith of Summertown, TN
Brother: Ronnie Payne of Barbourville, KY
Sister: Billie (Don) Smallwood of Corbin, KY
Twenty Two Grandchildren and many beloved Great Grandchildren
Special family and best friends: The Freda Martin Family
Step-son: Matthew Forester of Arkansas
Visitation with the family will be on Saturday, July 15, 2023 from 11:00-12:30 PM at Stockdale-Malin Funeral Home in Big Sandy, TN. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2023 at 1 PM at Mt. Carmel Cemetery with Bro. Joey Simmons officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Living Waters Pentecostal Church Ladies Aid in Gray, KY.