Martha Elam, age 80, of Newton, MS, died Monday, September 13, 2010 at Regency Hospital in Jackson, MS.
Graveside services will be held at Goodwater Baptist Church Cemetery in Meehan, MS, on Thursday September 16, 2010 at 2:00pm with Bro. Jamie Leach officiating. Newton County Funeral Home South, 100 Old Highway 15 Loop, Newton, MS is in charge of arrangements 601-683-2152.
Mrs. Elam was known for her love of traveling especially camping. She was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church and resident of Newton County for most of her life.
Proceeded in death by: Husband, Clarence H. Elam; Son, Mark Allen Elam.
Survivors Include: Son, Johnnie Paul Elam, (Ann) Braxton, MS; sister: Helen Neal, Brandon, MS; 3 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 4:00pm - 8:00pm at Newton County Funeral Home South.