Martha A. Beaty
By Sparta Live | January 17, 2002 12:00 am
Martha A. Beaty, 70, of Sparta, passed away Jan. 13, 2002, at White County Community Hospital.
Beaty was born Nov. 12, 1931, in Tennessee, to Frank VanWinkle and Lillie Lawson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; four sisters; and four brothers.
Survivors include her husband, Buddy Beaty of Sparta; two sons, Roger Kenton Beaty of Acworth, Ga. and Buddy Randall Beaty of Sparta; one daughter, Jenny Marie Phillips of Clarkrange; five brothers, William Van Winkle of Sparta, Charles VanWinkle, Phillip VanWinkle and Roy VanWinkle all of Crossville and Roger Lawson of Cookeville; six sisters, Thelma Boles, Stella Davis, Alma Downes and Lula Jackson all of Crossville and Freta Brooke and Betty Jackson both of Sparta; six grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held at 11 a.m., Jan. 16, 2002, at the chapel of Thurman Funeral Home with burial in Thomas Springs Cemetery. Bro. Dennis Cleek officiated.
Thurman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.