October 13, 1926 - December 8, 2011
Martha R. McCormick, 85, of Corinne, passed away peacefully after a long illness Wednesday, December 8, 2011 at Wyoming Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, New Richmond. Born October 13, 1926 at Pembroke, VA, she was the daughter of the late James "Jake" and Eva Anderson Jenelle. Martha worked for Dr. John Robinson, Optometrist in Mullens and retired from Sears and Roebuck Company where she served as a credit clerk. She was a long time member of Corinne Missionary Baptist Church, Corinne. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Lewis McCormick; two sisters, Nancy Byrd and Louise Jenelle; and one great- grandchild, Cash Matthew Beverly. Those left to cherish her memory include two sons, Robert "Bob" McCormick of Alabama and Travis McCormick of Herndon; three daughters, Dottie Estep and her husband, Joe, of Charleston, Nancy Kay Beverly and her husband, Terry, of Bluff City, TN, and Sara Winfrey and her husband, Jimmy, of Mullens; ten grandchildren, Rene Estep Young, Joe Estep, Jr., Chadd Beverly, Starr Beverly, Lydia Beverly, Adam Winfrey, Kayla Winfrey, Josh McCormick, Ellexis McCormick, and Zach McCormick; eight great- grandchildren, Erica Young, Bailey Young, Olivia Young, Caitlin Estep, Cody Estep, Gracie Estep, Alyssa Beverly, Georgia-Kate Beverly; one sister, Betty Jo Kessling of Lauren, SC; and several nieces and nephews. Services will be 12 Noon, Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at the Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Curtis England officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley. Friends may call one hour prior to services Wednesday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be sons-in-law and grandsons. The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff of Wyoming Nursing and Rehab Center for the care they showed their mother.
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