Beverly L. Martin, 69, Carthage, Mo., passed away Wednesday evening, May 17, 2017, at her home.
Beverly Louise Martin was born January 31, 1948, in Jasper County, Mo., to the late Homer C. Goodnight and Thelma (Crow) Goodnight. She graduated from Jasper High School, Class of 1966. She was a homemaker.
Beverly married Leroy Martin on December 31, 1968, in Carthage; he survives.
Survivors include her husband; two sons, Jeff W. Martin (wife, Jazan), Jasper, Mo., and James L. Martin (wife, Mary), Joplin, Mo.; three sisters, Patricia Bedell (husband, Gayle), Goodman, Mo., Kathy Frye (husband, Jim), Quapaw, Okla., and Vicki McClean (husband, Frank), Joplin; and five grandchildren, Jenilee Martin, Jacob Martin, Elizabeth Martin, McKenzie Martin, and Felicia Martin. She was preceded in death by her parents.
The family would like to give special thanks to the nurses and staff of Oxford Health Care, and to Mike & Pat Cloud and to all the employees of Cloud's Meats.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 23, at Knell Mortuary. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 24, at Knell Mortuary. The body will be taken for cremation, and inurnment will take place at a later date at Park Cemetery, Carthage.
Memorial gifts are suggested to Kellogg Lake Kid's Fishing Day in care of Knell Mortuary, 308 W. Chestnut, Carthage, MO, 64836.
Online condolences may be expressed through www.knellmortuary.com.
Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of Knell Mortuary.
Published on  May 21, 2017