Martha  Summerlin

Martha Summerlin

Mrs. Martha G. Summerlin, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, February 23, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Wilson Summerlin; and daughter, Sandra Waycaster Savage. She is survived by her daughter, Brenda Fowler, Atlanta, GA; grandchildren, Terry and Dana Waycaster, Buford, GA, Marty and Leasa Fowler, Buford, GA and Michele Taylor, Gainesville, GA; step-son and wife, Andy and Jeannie Savage, Gainesville, GA; son-in-law, Roy Savage, Gainesville, GA; great granddaughter, Kimberly Brooke Fowler, Buford, GA; brother-in-law and sisters-in-law, James Summerlin Laurel Hill, FL, Joyce Summerlin, Gallatin, FL, and Lottie Summerlin, Gallatin, FL; nieces and nephews, Rev. Richard and Edie Brooks, Orange Beach, AL, Derry and Jean Braswell, Paxton, FL, Jim and Martha Cawthon, Kansas City, MO, Mary Ann Johnson, Florala, AL, Keith Johnson, Paxton, FL, Ken Kelley Rode, Paxton, FL, Joey, Jim, and John Summerlin, Gallatin, TN, Connie Brewer, Sheila Yarnell, Gallatin, TN, Anne and Gene Watlington, Montgomery, AL, and Bill and Michele Owens, Delray Beach, FL. Mrs. Summerlin was born on February 21, 1922 in Paxton, FL. She was a graduate of Paxton High School and attended Florida State University in Tallahassee, FL. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Buford, Abundant Life Fellowship, and the Bykota Sunday School Class. Mrs. Summerlin was retired from the Singer Company as a Sales Representative and a sewing instructor and from Nestle Hotels and Pineisle as a uniform supervisor. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Eric Evje, Mr. Donald Hannah and Rev. Richard Brooks officiating. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery in Buford, GA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First Baptist Church of Buford Building Fund. The family will receive friends on Friday from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.