|Birth: ||Nov. 8, 1947|
|Death: ||Mar. 9, 1997|
Martha was the second daughter of Thelma and Wilbur Wingfield, longtime residents of Newton, Texas, formerly of Prescott, Arkansas. Martha grew up and attended school in Newton, graduating with the Class of 1965, probably in the top 10 of her class.
Martha was intelligent, very pretty and athletic. She married Wyatt (Corky) Birdsong, another member of our class and they had two children, Sam and Melanie Birdsong. At some point they divorced, and Martha married twice more, to a Perkins and then to Alex Mertz and at her death lived in the Dallas area.
Martha only had one sister, Shelvia Wingfield Simmons who lives in Newton, Texas. Martha had several brothers, Roger, deceased, Jack, deceased, Charles, deceased,
Wade of Faifield, California, Jimmy of Cotton Valley, Louisiana and Harold of Minden, Louisiana.
Martha's parents, Thelma and Wilbur Wingfield are buried in Memorial Park Cemetery in Jasper, Texas.
Wilbur O Wingfield (____ - 1973)
Thelma Reginal Greer Wingfield (1915 - 2008)
Jack Raymond Wingfield (1937 - 1989)*
Charles Norman Wingfield (1940 - 1988)*
Martha Faye Wingfield Mertz (1947 - 1997)
Created by: Bettie
Record added: Jan 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46552645
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