Margaret Swann Roberts Kelly died peacefully at her home in Columbia Lakes on April 18, 2013, after her 10 1/2 year battle with Vascular Dementia. She was born September 3, 1931, in Red River County, Texas, to S. W. & Irene Roberts. She grew up and attended school in Wichita Falls, TX, where she met Robert B. Kelly in high school. They were married on December 24, 1950, and celebrated 62 years together.
After attending North Texas State College, she taught elementary school in Nebraska where Bob was attending University of Nebraska College of Dentistry. Margaret and Bob lived in San Diego, Hawaii, and Corpus Christi while serving in the Navy. After the Navy, they settled in Bay City, TX, where they lived for 37 years and raised their family. Margaret was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church where she served as Sunday School teacher, Deacon, and Elder. In 1993, they moved to Columbia Lakes, where she became an active member of the Bethel Presbyterian Church. She served as an Elder, created beautiful flower beds, and delivered many meals and visits.