Martha Louise Burton, age 75, of Oak Hill, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2012, at Heartland of Jackson. She was born in Franklin Furnace, Ohio, April 6, 1936, to the late Joseph Kennard and Rosie Elizabeth (Collins) Chatfield. She was a former teacher at head start and was a member of Trinity Weselyan Church for over 20 years.
She is survived by three children, Karen Ann (Randy) Crabtree of Rio Grande, Joseph Franklin (Becky) Stickley of Oak Hill and Beverly Lynn (Michael) Pettit of Oak Hill; brother, Ronald Lee (Mary Ann) Chatfield of Clifton, Texas; sister, Phyllis Jean (King) Steelsmith of Columbus, Ohio; brother, Callaway Scott King of Columbus; sister, Barbara Jane (King) Filkins of Newark, Ohio; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; numerous relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by one son, Jerry Lee Stickley; brothers, Charles Ray Chatfield and Leonard Joseph Chatfield; and sisters, Rosetta Chatfield and Patricia Chatfield Williams.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at Kuhner-Lewis Funeral Home with Rev. Herman Stewart and Rev. Fred Crabtree officiating. Burial will follow in C.M. Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m., Monday, April 9, 2012, at the funeral home.
Online condolences can be made at www.e-k-lewisfuneral.com.