|Birth: ||Feb. 6, 1935|
Newport News City
|Death: ||Oct. 16, 2006|
West Virginia, USA
~Martha Richards Robeson Boardman~
Martha Robeson Boardman, 71, formerly a resident of Pascagoula, Miss., died at her home in Shepherdstown, West Virginia on Monday, Oct. 16, 2006.
She was the former Martha Richards Robeson of Merry Point, Newport News, Virginia, the daughter of Edward John Robeson, former U.S. Representative of the First District of Virginia, and retired Vice President of Personnel of the Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Company, and Ruth Richards Robeson.
She graduated from Newport News High School in 1953, and earned a degree in American History from The College of William and Mary in June 1957.
She taught Sunday school for more than 30 years and led Bible studies for both women and youth for more than 20 years. In Shepherdstown, she devoted many hours to the ministries of Trinity Episcopal Church where she was a member, including the thrift shop, morning prayer leader, Bible study and the nursing home ministry.
She is survived by her husband of 49 years, their four children, their spouses and grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters and a brother.
A graveside service was held in Waynesville, North Carolina, and a memorial service was held at Trinity Episcopal Church in Shepherdstown.
Edward John Robeson (1890 - 1966)
Ruth Richards Robeson (1896 - 1962)
John Robeson Boardman (1931 - 2014)*
Edward John Robeson (1921 - 2012)*
Martha Richards Robeson Boardman (1935 - 2006)
Green Hill Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Ruth
Record added: Apr 11, 2013
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