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Martha Lee Chappell Clise
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1933
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1997
Allegany County
Maryland, USA

MIDLAND,MARYLAND -- Martha Lee Chappell Clise, 64, of 14207 New Georges Creek Road SW, Frostburg, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 1997, at Memorial Hospital, Cumberland.

Born Feb. 28, 1933, in Barton, she was the daughter of the late James E. Chappell and Evelyn (Russell) Chappell. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry G. Clise Sr., on Dec. 10, 1986; and a sister, Jean McElvie (1974). Mrs. Clise was a member of Grace United Methodist Church, Midland, a graduate of Barton High School Class of 1951, attended Catherman's Business School, and was formerly employed with Rosenbaum's. Jerry and Martha owned and operated the Gulf Gas Station in Midland, where everyone knew them as honest, hard working friendly people. Martha was a great cook and would always can many of the vegetables that they grew in their garden.

Surviving are a son, Jerry G. Clise Jr., at home; a daughter, Nancy L. Clise, at home; two brothers, James R. Chappell and wife Marion, Calif., and Charles F. Chappell, Barton; three sisters, Shirley L. Clark and husband Leon, Kan., Gilberta M. Bradley and husband William, Barton, and Betty A. Garey, Barton; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Eichhorn-McKenzie Funeral Home, Lonaconing, on Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be held at the Grace United Methodist Church, Midland, on Saturday at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Lawrence Frye and the Rev. John Taugher officiating. The body will be taken to the church one hour prior to the services.

Interment will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Moscow Mills. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Grace United Methodist Church Memorial Fund. Pallbearers will be Bobby Weber, Charles Weber, David Bradley, Jeff Bradley, Kevin Garey, and Scott Garey. Honorary pallbearers will be Mark Bradley and George Whitaker.

Publication date:
October 15,1997
Cumberland Times-News

Family links: 
  James Edwin Chappell (1899 - 1980)
  Evelyn Eva Russell Chappell (1912 - 1975)
  Jerry Gilbert Clise (1934 - 1986)*
  Martha Lee Chappell Clise (1933 - 1997)
  Shirley Ruth Chappell Clark (1936 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
Plot: Section 10
Maintained by: Marion Steiding-Chappell
Originally Created by: Joe Mckenzie
Record added: Nov 29, 2008
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Martha Lee <i>Chappell</i> Clise
Added by: Marion Steiding-Chappell
Martha Lee <i>Chappell</i> Clise
Added by: Marion Steiding-Chappell
Martha Lee <i>Chappell</i> Clise
Added by: Marion Steiding-Chappell
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
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- Judy Curnell
 Added: Jan. 29, 2014
Always a silent hurt, many a silent tear, but always a beautiful memory of one we loved so dear. God gave us strength to bear it, and courage to take the blow, but what it meant to lose you one will ever know. Love from your family.....
- Marion Steiding-Chappell
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