Obituary: Martha Steagall

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Martha Steagall, 79, of the Verona Community of Marshall County, died Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009, at her residence.

Mrs. Steagall was a native of Bedford County. She retired from American Can Company of Shelbyville after 26 years of service. Mrs. Steagall was a member of LifeSong Family Church in Lewisburg.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James Repps and Kathleen Marie Epps Rhodes, and two grandchildren, Will Martin and Trinity Steagall.

She is survived by her husband, Randall Steagall of Verona; three daughters, Lindy Martin of Lewisburg, Cathy (Joel) Haithcote of Shelbyville, and Lynn Pulley of Guthrie, Ky.; five sons, Billy (Nelly) Steagall of Lewisburg, Bart Steagall of Verona, Randall "Bubba" (Lannie) Steagall of Murfreesboro, Bob (Donna) Halliburton of Chesterfield, Mo., and Danny Wayne (Debbie) Steagall of Jackson's Gap, Ala.; 17 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted on Monday, Aug. 24, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Pastor Rocky Cunningham officiating, followed by burial in Allen Cemetery in the Caney Spring Community.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2000 Charlotte Ave., Nashville, TN 37203.