Martha L. Narron, 71, of Gilliam, died Thursday, July 28, 2011, at her home.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, July 31, 2011, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater with Terry Jordan officiating. Burial will be in Gilliam Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Samantha Narron, Adam Nichols, Harry Dale Narron, Scott Williams, Billy Ball and Joey Trapp. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, July 30, 2011, at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Community Cancer Center or Howard County Hospice.
Born June 1, 1940, in Armstrong, she was the daughter of the late Lindsay and Essie Mae Pearson Haley. On Jan. 18 1958, in Slater, she married Harry Dale Narron who preceded her in death on April 23, 1991. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Glasgow. She was a member of Indian Rock Golf Club in Laurie. She lived in Gilliam for many years before moving to Laurie in 1997, returning to Gilliam in 2010.
She is survived by two sons, Ron Narron of rural Gilliam and Tom Narron of Gravois Mills; one daughter, Theresa Willams of Gilliam; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Edwin Haley, Cyde Haley and Roy Haley, and one sister, Geraldine Tumlinson.