August 22, 2013

Martha Blevins

— Martha Blevins, 74, of Tunnel Hill, died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at her home.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Wade and Beulah Bruce; brothers, Robert, Richard, and Donald Bruce; sister, Juanita Bruce; son, Eddie Bearden; granddaughter, Shayron Smith; grandson, Charles Brandon Bearden; and great-grandson, Brannon Adam Bradley.

She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Johnny and Lisa Lynn, Charles and Janice Bearden, Donnie and Sarah Lynn; daughter and son-in-law, Janet and Ronnie Patterson; sisters, Marilyn Hughes and Kathy Bruce; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday from the chapel of Jones Funeral Home of Tunnel Hill with Pastor Roy Gentry officiating. Burial will be in Dogwood Valley Cemetery.

The family received friends Friday.

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Jones Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.