Martha Ann Eggleston

December 4, 1935 - January 3, 2021

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Martha A. Eggleston 85, of Quitman, Georgia, formerly of Urbana, Ohio passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Langdale Hospice House, Valdosta, Georgia.

She was born December 4, 1935 in Mechanicsburg the daughter of Francis (Lyons) and Richard Seabrook. Martha was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church, Urbana. She was a member of Eastern Star where she was a past Worthy Matron Urbana Chapter #530 O.E.S. She was also a member of the Urbana Paramedic Board, Public Employee Retirees and Police and Fire Retirees of Ohio. She was volunteer at Mercy Memorial Health in Urbana. Martha enjoyed shopping, gardening, sewing and traveling. She was a former Champaign County Deputy Clerk of Courts and Administrative Supervisor at the Champaign County Job and Family Services. She loved music and sang with the Guys and Dolls choral group and the First Presbyterian Church choir for over 40 years. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

Martha is survived by her sons, Daniel A. (Kim) Smith, Randy (Cheryl) Smith, Ronnie A. Smith, and Terry C. (Amy) Smith. She has 6 grandchildren, Ryan, Aaron, Kristin, Jason, Anthony, and Elizabeth Smith; 4 great grandchildren, Taylor, Jackson, Shelby and Kiyo Smith and 2 nieces and nephews.

Martha is preceded in death by her husband Robert Eggleston, her parents; infant brother, Guy W. Seabrook and special aunt Shirley Vanhorn.

Guests are respectfully asked to wear masks and attendance will be monitored to ensure safety for everyone attending.

Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 9, 2021 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio with Pastor Kazy Hinds officiating.

Burial will follow OakDale Cemetery, Urbana.

Memorial contributions may be made to Urbana Paramedic Fund, Inc., Box 637, Urbana, Ohio 43078 and Paws animal Shelter, 1535 US 36, Urbana, Ohio 43078.

Arrangements entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.


Linda Dean - Jan 10, 2021
Boys, I was just now aware of your mother's passing Your mom was my first supervisor at job and family services. She was such a wonderful person. I lived coming to her during Christmas she made us feel so special. You boys were always so important to her. I am so sorry for your loss.
Joyce case - Jan 8, 2021
Dear family and many many friends of Marty,, I was fortunate to have worked with Marty at the Champaign County Courthouse as Deputy Clerk of Courts for 17 years,, the memories we share are treasures to me,, Marty touched many hearts,, made a difference,, and left her mark on everyone she met,, I am so blessed to know she was in my life. You have my deepest sympathies at this time of sorrow. Joyce Case
Marti - Jan 8, 2021
My sincere sympathy for your family. I will treasure her memory.
Frances Moore at South Georgia Medical Center in Valdosta, Georgia - Jan 7, 2021
Randy, Cheryl and Family, I was so sorry to her about the loss of your Mother. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. May the Lord comfort, bless, and keep you all safe. With my Deepest Sympathy, Frances Moore, SGMC's Medical Staff Services, Executive Assistant.

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