Martha Sue Self, 89, of Laurel, Miss., formerly of Marshall, died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, at Jones County Rest Home in Ellisville, Miss.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at Peninsula Cemetery in Blackwater. Online condolences may be made at www.bennettwormington.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett.
Born Nov. 3, 1923, in Pilot Grove, she was the daughter of the late Preston and Eva Mae (Root) Randolph. On Jan. 13, 1940, in Sedalia, she married Lelain Self, who preceded her in death on Oct. 1, 1989. She retired from V&S Variety in Marshall. She was a member of New Site Baptist Church in Monett, and Heritage Heights Baptist Church in Laurel, Miss.
She is survived by four sons, Robert Self of Monett, Wayne Self of Port Lavaca, Texas, George Self of Sierra Vista, Ariz., and David Self of Laurel, Miss.; 18 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
In addition to her parents are husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Elwood, Flossie and Jacob; three sisters, Erdice, Edith and Dorothy; and one son, Larry.