Rhoda Veonia Petree Martin


Rhoda Veonia Petree Martin, 83, of Red Bay, died Saturday, Dec. 24, 1988 at Helen Keller Memorial Hospital in Sheffield. She was a homemaker and a member of New Union Missionary Baptist Church in Halltown.

Services were held Tuesday, December 27, 1988 at New Union Missionary Baptist Church with the Revs. Eugene Digby and LeRoyce McNeil officiating. Burial was in Halltown Cemetery. Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, was in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include her daughter, Jimmie Lou Collum (Kenneth); two brothers – Clifton Petree and Clarence Petree; one sister – Dona Boyd (Edison), all of Red Bay; and four grandchildren – Kristal Collum, Kevin Collum, Jason Collum and Jana Collum, all of Red Bay.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Marshall Valentine Martin, special friend Hiram Lindley, and several brothers and sisters.

Pallbearers were J.C. Fowler, Troy Guinn, Phillip Boyd, Delton Petree, Tommy Petree and Voil Guinn.