Margaret Buckles, 66, passed away Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, in Blanchard.

Margaret Emaline Buckles, 66, passed away Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, in Blanchard.

She was born Jan. 12, 1951, in Shawnee to Grover and Kate Benton.

Margaret spent most of her working life at Tinker Air Force Base. She spent most of her time tending to her flower garden. She loved to spend time with her daughter and grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; and son, Blake Buckles.

Margaret is survived by her daughter Megan and her husband Shaun Elliott; grandchildren, Taylor Elliott, Jordan Elliott and Chance Elliott; siblings, Judith Manwarin of Mannford, Georgia Benton, Kathryn Cook, and Henry Benton all of Shawnee; numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

Graveside service will be 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 4, at Resthaven Memorial Park, Shawnee.