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Savannah L McCleskey Martin
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1892
Death: Dec. 15, 1948

Wife of Elmer E. Martin whom she married December 24, 1911 in Morgan County, AL.
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Decatur Daily - December 16, 1948

Death Takes Mrs. Martin

Funeral rites for Mrs. E. E. Martin, 56, were to be held this afternoon at 2 p.m. at Basham Chapel, Rev. F. J. Schlosser and Rev. Cabe Smith officiating. The funeral cortege was to leave the residence, Hartselle 2, at 1:40 p.m. Burial was to be in the adjoining cemetery, Brown directing.

Mrs. Martin died Wednesday at Baugh-Wiley Clinic, where she had been a patient for three days. A native and lifelong resident of Morgan County, she was well-known in this area.

She is survived by the husband; five daughters, Mrs. Earl Legg of Hartselle 2, Mrs. Woodrow Morris, Mrs. Lola White, Misses Imogene and Clara Faye Martin, all of Decatur; three sons, Wallace, Ishmel and Herschel Martin, all of Hartselle 2; six brothers, six sisters and 13 grandchildren.

Nephews were to be pallbearers.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Columbus McCleskey (1860 - 1924)
  Anna E. Meadows McCleskey (1863 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  Elmer Ezra Martin (1881 - 1952)
 
 Children:
  Wallace H Martin (1913 - 1992)*
  Zola Mae Martin Legg (1915 - 2005)*
  Ezra Ishmel Martin (1920 - 2009)*
  Lola Pearl Martin Farrell (1923 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Minnie Audley McCleskey White (1884 - 1982)*
  Tennis Paul McCluskey (1887 - 1971)*
  Carl H. McCleskey (1891 - 1906)*
  Savannah L McCleskey Martin (1892 - 1948)
  Claud Gilbert McCleskey (1893 - 1956)*
  Sebright McCleskey (1895 - 1896)*
  Stella McCleskey Jones (1897 - 1986)**
  Iola McCleskey Mullins (1899 - 1966)**
  Ralph McCleskey (1900 - 1949)**
  William Roy McCleskey (1902 - 1980)**
  Annie Pearl McCleskey Gibson (1904 - 1986)**
  James Calvin McCleskey (1908 - 1991)**
  Travis McCleskey (1910 - 1980)**
  Virginia Sue McCleskey Bolton (1912 - 1996)**
  Woodrow Wilson McCleskey (1914 - 1991)**
  Vera McCluskey Clanton (1916 - 2002)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Basham Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery
Hartselle
Morgan County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: C. R. Lane
Record added: Feb 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33508846
Savannah L <i>McCleskey</i> Martin
Added by: C. R. Lane
 
 
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- C. R. Lane
 Added: Mar. 4, 2009
 
 
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