Dr. Margaret Ann Balentine, 82 of Scottsboro, peacefully passed away at her home on Wednesday, March 8, 2023. Memorial services were held on Sunday, March 12, 2023 at Rudder Funeral Home with Bro. Ron Namanny officiating.
Dr. Balentine graduated from Stevenson High in 1958, later graduating from Florence State Teacher College in 1962. She was a college professor at the University of Alabama, teaching Human Environmental Science. She was also a Sunday school teacher at First Baptist Church, teaching international classes.
She is survived by her brother, Stanley (Katherine) Holder; sisters, Jan Britton, Sarah Beavers; nieces, Haley Scott, Melissa Hayes; nephews, Heath (Farrah) Beavers, Mitch (Colleen Kelly) Holder.