Margaret Clayborn-Golie, 87, of Havre died peacefully Tuesday, March 7, 2006, with her son and daughter-in-law at her side at Benefis East in Great Falls.
Crem-ation has taken place under the direction of O'Conner Funeral Home. A memorial will be scheduled at a later date.
Margaret was born April 7, 1918, in Box Elder to Holiver and Luvisa Flatness. She was raised in the Bear Paw Mountains and graduated from Box Elder High School in 1937.
She married Harold Sam Clayborn and they had four sons. She had a dairy farm and later ranched and farmed south of Havre in Beaver Creek Park.
After Harold died, Margaret married Lowell Golie.
Margaret was a member of the Eagles Auxiliary and school clerk for Eagle Rock School.
Margaret loved geraniums and always had flowers growing year around in her window and around her house. She loved horses and was an avid rider in her earlier years. She enjoyed family picnics and visiting with friends and family.
Margaret was preceded in death by her husbands, Harold Sam Clayborn and Lowell Golie; and sons, Dale, Larry and Dean Clayborn.
Survivors include her son, Neal (Audrey) Clayborn at the family farm; stepson, Bernie Golie of Havre; sister, Helen Kallenberger of south Havre; seven grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.