Grace Bishop Treadaway Martin
August 6, 1921 – January 5, 2018
Tupelo—Grace Bishop Treadaway Martin finished the race of this life on Friday, January 5, 2018, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. She was born August 6, 1921, in Arkansas to Vernon and Varah Foster Bishop. She was a member of Harrisburg Baptist Church in Tupelo. She was retired from CSA in Tupelo.
Services will be at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, January 7, 2018, at United Funeral Service with Dr. Forrest Sheffield and David Smith officiating. Burial will be in Tupelo Memorial Park. United Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by 1 son: Larry Treadaway (Linda) of Blue Springs; 1 sister: Dorthy Goforth of Lafayette, LA.; 2 grandchildren: Dan Treadaway (Angie) of Friendship and Jason Treadaway (Kelly) of West Palm Beach, FL.; 5 great-grandchildren: Craig Treadaway, Joe Treadaway, Brittany Malone, Lauren Faith Haney, and Hunter Treadaway; 8 great-great-grandchildren: Braden Scott Treadaway, Kathryn Grace Treadaway, Sawyer Treadaway, Silas Treadaway, Kolt Daniel Malone, Eden Brenn Malone, Andrew Huck Haney, McCarver Boone Treadaway.
She was preceded in death by her husband: Benjamin Hoyle Martin; her parents; 1 grandson: Larry Scott Treadaway; 4 sisters: Manell Brownlee, Maxine Dye, Alene Shettles, and Joyce Erwin; and 2 brothers: Lamar Bishop and Wayne Bishop.
Pallbearers will be Dan Treadaway, Hunter Treadaway, Joe Treadaway, Charlie Malone, and Larry Treadaway.
Visitation will be from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Sunday, January 7, 2018, at United.