Alice Martin, 83

Mrs Alice M Martin, age 83 of Bogata died Wed May 2 in Paris.  Funeral services will be 11 am Friday May 4 at Cuthand Methodist Church with Rev Billy Daniels and Rev John Purviance officiating. Burial will be in Cuthand Cemetery under direction of Wood Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends 10-11 am Friday at the church.

Mrs Martin was born Dec 21,1928 in Cuthand the daughter of Arthur Marion and Ida Mae Mauldin  She married Joe M Martin Oct 11,1947 in Clarksville. He preceded her in death Aug 8,1994.  She was an accomplished seamstress and tailor and worked for several years at Stoneville Furniture in Clarksville, Lee Factory in Sulphur Springs and Bogata Sewing factory.  She worked several years from her home doing sewing and tailor work for the public  She was a member of Bogata Missionary Baptist Church.

She is survived by  five daughters Mary Jo Whatley Rhodes and Dale, Nancy Puckett and Jimmy, and Ellen Hanna all of Bogata, Lessa Mankins and Neil of  Detroit,    and Sue Ann Bennett and Ronny of Longview  three sons Dewayne Martin and Nancy,  and Dennis Martin and Janice  of Bogata and James Martin and Misty of Mt Vernon  nineteen grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren, one sister Annie Lee Moore of Honey Grove and a number of nieces and nephews

online condolences   may be made to  woodfuneralhomes. com

  1. Lana Belknap says:

    Martin family-
    My prayers go out to each of you. Mam-Maw will be greatly missed. Everyone loved her so much. She had a wonderful and blessed life and made many memories for each of us. Love you all so much.

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