Margaret Adelaide “Peggy” McCord

December 27, 1937 - April 11, 2021
Margaret Adelaide Mccord

Margaret Adelaide “Peggy” McCord of Miami, OK passed from this life Sunday, April 11, 2021 at her home. She was 83. Peggy was born December 27, 1937 in Miami, OK to Joseph Van and Dolly Ruth (Fell) Olds. She had lived in the Miami area most of her life. Peggy worked as a Deuputy Court Clerk in Small Claims and Traffic Court at Ottawa County Courthouse for 22 years retiring in 2000. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Miami, OK.

Peggy was preceded in death by her husband Bill McCord in 2013, 1 great granddaughter Serenity Dorey, her parents and 1 brother Joe Don Olds.

Survivors include 1 daughter Melisa Palmer and husband Tony of Miami, OK, 1 sister Linda Prater of Miami, OK, 2 grandchildren Kalo Price and Matthew Dorey, 4 great grandchildren Spencer Dorey, Jensen Dorey, Ethan McDonald and Josiah Dorey and 3 great great grandchildren.

Graveside services will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at Miami Nation Heritage Cemetery, N.W. of Miami, OK. Officiating will be Rev. Geoff Buffalo and Native American Rites will be conducted by Chief Doug Lankford. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday evening at the Geboe House at 51200 E. 30 Road in Miami, OK. Services have been placed in the care of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, OK. Online condolences may be made at