Born 2-2-1915 -- Died 9-2003
Chloe Martin, of Thayer, Mo., 88, the daughter of the late Frank and Ethel Ellen Rickey Range was born Feb. 2, 1915 at Willow Springs, Mo., and died at the White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark.
She was a member of Thayer First Baptist Church for 68 years. She worked for the telephone company as an operator for 37 years.
On Oct. 27, 1946, at Viola, Ark., she married Lee "Doc" Martin. He preceded her in death March 31, 1986.
Survivors include a brother, Howard Range of Thayer; one nephew, William F. "Bud" Adams and wife, Phyllis of Thayer; one niece, Terry Range of Thayer; one great-nephews, Mathew Adams of Thayer; one great-niece, Rhena McClan-ahan and her husband, Larry of Alton; and one great-great-niece, Lauren Williams.
She was preceded in death by her father, mother, husband, two sisters -- Francis Cathcart and Marvel Adams; and her stepmother, Marion Capshaw Range.
The funeral was Sept. 8 at Carr-Montgomery Chapel with West Mayfield officiating. Burial was in the thayer Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Carr-Montgomery Funeral Home.