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Martha Sanford Fletcher

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“Maartha and I have been best friends for many years. She was always so full of energy and had such a sweet aattitude about everything. We did...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Carolyn Mayhew Jackson - TN

“Martha was such a special lady. She and my late grandfather were close, along with Mr. Robert. Martha had a way of bringing out the good in every...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Randall Arms - Dickson, TN

“Martha was the glue that held the class of 1949 together for so many years. We will miss her dearly. She always planned our reunions, maintained...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Clyde Wynn - St Louis, MO

“She was such a special person who was so unique in her own way. She was definitely a bright candle in this world. God bless each of you in a...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Darlynn (Burney) Moore - KY

“Miss Martha always had a cheery smile and kind word for anyone she met. She was a friend to so many and never missed sending cards on special...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Nancy Williams Lewis - TN

“I will never forget my tes at Romaland. Will miss your folks often. Cod bless and keep you all ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Ron - TN

“I never see a butterfly that i don't think of Ms Martha. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Erin

“I attended Bethel College with Charlotte. We were in Balladeers together. I got to know Martha during this time. The Balladeers sang in different...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: steve cagley - winchester, TN

“Once when I was visiting the Fletchers, I sang this folk song called "The Devil and the Farmer's Wife." Martha laughed so hard so got me tickled and...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Marty Aden - Wilmington, NC

“People say that a person's spouse is their "other half" or even their "better half." I don't know that my father or Uncle Robert ever had much of a...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Laura Turney Gateley - Forest, VA

“Martha will be missed. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Naomi

“Will miss hearing that sweet voice................ ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Joyce Reeves - Memphis, TN

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Martha Inez Sanford Fletcher, 80, of Springfield, died Wednesday March 14, 2012 at her home. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday March 17th at 1:00 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Dr. Joe Butler officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Denson Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 11 a.m. until the hour of service. Honorary pallbearers will be the Springfield High School Class of 1949. Mrs. Fletcher was born January 25, 1932 in Robertson County to the late Emmit Sanford and the late May Campbell Sanford. She was a graduate of the Springfield High School Class of 1949. She was a member of Mt. Denson Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She served as a past president of the Denominational Cumberland Presbyterian Women. Mrs. Fletcher worked as a bookkeeper at Kemper Loose Floor for many years. In addition to her father and mother, she was preceded in death by her husband: Robert Floyd Fletcher, Sr., and by her brothers: Walter, Harold, George, and Jimmy Sanford, and by her sisters: Mary Turney (twin sister), Becky Reaves, and Sybil Ely. Mrs. Fletcher is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law: Bob and Betty Fletcher of Springfield, Brian and Joyce Fletcher of Cleveland, daughter: Charlotte S. Fletcher of Springfield, special niece: Cheryl Ely Dunn of Springfield, grandchildren: Kaylen, Kendall, Alexis, and Ashland Fletcher.

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