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Martha Elizabeth Cornwell Sturgis
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Birth: 1917
York County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1997

Rock Hill--Mrs. Martha Cornwell Sturgis, 79 of 127 Murrah Drive died September 9, 1997. Graveside service will be held 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Grandview Memorial Park followed by a 4:00 p.m. Memorial service at Oakland Baptist Church with Dr. Robert Shrum, Rev. Harold Coleman and Dr. Pat McFadden officiating. The family will receive friends from 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Bass Funeral Home and other times at the home. 755 Milton Drive, Rock Hill, SC.

Mrs. Sturgis was born in York County and was the daughter of the late Charles Cooper and Marion Patton Cornwell. She attended Furman University and was preceded in death by her husband Charles Marion Sturgis. She had been a member of Oakland Baptist Church and former owner of Rock Hill Feed and Supply Co.

Survivors include: one daughter, Martha Marion Sturgis Bradley of Rock Hill; one sister, Doris Cornwell McFadden of Catawba; three grandchildren, Bill Bradley of Charlotte; Kim Bradley Jolly of Rock Hill; Chip Bradley of Chicago, Ill; and three great-grandchildren, Rob Jolly of Rock HIll, Cooper Jolly of Rock Hill and Josh Bradley of Charlotte.

Memorials may be made to: Oakland Baptist Church or to the Junior Welfare League Scholarship Fund.

Bass Funeral Home is serving the family. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Cooper Cornwell (1893 - 1947)
  Marion Patton Cornwell (1894 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Marion Sturgis (1917 - 1983)*
 
 Sibling:
  Martha Elizabeth Cornwell Sturgis (1917 - 1997)
  Doris Betts Cornwell McFadden (1924 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grandview Memorial Park
Rock Hill
York County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Cindy Cornwell McCachern
Record added: Mar 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49089145
Martha Elizabeth <i>Cornwell</i> Sturgis
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Martha Elizabeth <i>Cornwell</i> Sturgis
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Martha Elizabeth <i>Cornwell</i> Sturgis
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- Rick and Kathy Wright
 Added: Sep. 3, 2010
 
 
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