The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

July 7, 2013

Martha Mae Maddox

Published 7-7-13


Enid News and Eagle

ENID — Funeral service for Martha Mae Maddox, 83, of Enid, will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at First Nazarene Church, with Pastor Bruce Johnson and Kristen Donovan (Martha’s granddaughter) officiating. Committal prayers and interment will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Meno, under the kind guidance of Stittsworth Funeral Service.

Martha was born Feb. 3, 1930, in Chickasha, Okla., the daughter of Estella and James  McReynolds and passed away peacefully on Friday, July 5, 2013, in Enid.

She moved to the Helena Orphanage at a very young age and was adopted by Charlie and Bessie Humes in 1942. They moved to Enid, where Martha attended school.

She married Joe Maddox June 2, 1946, in Enid. He preceded her in passing in January 2008.

Martha was a member of Enid First Nazarene Church, Rebekah Lodge 31, VFW and American Legion Auxiliary.

Survivors include daughters, Shirley Clark, Linda Mehlig and Carolyn Pickard, all of Enid; son, Joey Maddox of Hodgden, Okla.; seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, Martha was preceded in passing by her daughter, Barbara, and infant daughter, Brenda; her biological and adoptive parents; three brothers and two sisters.

The family has selected Jubilee Partners of Oklahoma City or First Church of The Nazarene as appropriate for memorial donations.

Remembrances may be shared online at www.stittsworth funeralservices.com.

(Submitted by family)