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 Willie Mae “Billie” <I>Mayer</I> Martin

Willie Mae “Billie” Mayer Martin

Retrop, Washita County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 3 Jan 2007 (aged 89)
Texas, USA
Burial Albany, Shackelford County, Texas, USA
Plot West, Bl 19, L 19
Memorial ID 17303701 · View Source
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Willie Mae "Billie" Martin passed from this life into eternity with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, January 3, 2007. Billie lived a long productive life and leaves many to cherish her friendship, love of family, and Heavenly Father.

Billie was born in Retrop, Oklahoma on October 11, 1917 to Henry and Myrtle Mayer. She married Joe Martin on December 27, 1934. They were married sixty-nine years. She was truly a Proverbs 31 woman in every way. Billie was a member of the First Baptist Church of Albany, Texas for over 50 years.

Billie was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Joe Martin, and son, Jack Edward. She also was preceded by sisters, Ruth Stacey, Gussie Potter, and brothers, Frank and Jerome Mayer.

Billie is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Peggy and Jim Limbacher of Midland, TX; sister, Dorothy Gerbitz of Midland, TX; grandsons, Jon Limbacher and his wife, Amy, of Austin, TX; Jeff Limbacher and his wife, Phillipa, of Midland, TX; granddaughter, Jennifer Therwhanger and her husband, Lindy, of Greenwood, TX; four great-grandchildren, Matthew Jordan and Bryce Limbacher, Megan and Lauren Therwhanger. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Billie's family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks and appreciation to the staff of Manor Park-Younger Care Center, and Dr. Richard Reese.

Blessed is a life well lived. Honored and blessed are those who saw it and experienced the lessons well taught and never ending love given.

Graveside services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, January 6, 2007 at Albany Cemetery in Albany, Texas, with Reverend Myron Unruh officiating. Pallbearers will be Jon Limbacher, Jeff Limbacher, Matthew Jordan, Lindy Therwhanger, Lyle Glabb, Hugh Norman, Roy Hawkins, and Ross Cauble. Arrangements are under the direction of Godfrey-Neese Funeral Home, Albany, Texas.

Memorials may be directed to Meals on Wheels in Albany, Texas, or Manor Park-Younger Care Center, 2208 N. Loop 250 W., Midland, Texas 79707.




  • Created by: Bill Wallace
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17303701
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Willie Mae “Billie” Mayer Martin (11 Oct 1917–3 Jan 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17303701, citing Albany Cemetery, Albany, Shackelford County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Bill Wallace (contributor 9568499) .