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Martha Ledbetter Christal
Martha Ledbetter Christal
October 17, 1926 - October 18, 2011
Milan, Illinois

Visitation: Sunday from 2-5 pm October 23, 2011 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Milan
Graveside Service: Monday at 1:00 pm October 24, 2011 at Grand View Burial Park, 11116 Hwy 61, Hannibal, MO
Interment: Monday October 24, 2011 at Grand View Burial Park

Martha Ledbetter Christal, 85, of Milan, died Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at her home. Graveside services will be at 1:00 PM Monday at Grand View Burial Park, Hannibal, MO. Visitation will be from 2 5 PM Sunday at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 201 E. 4th Ave., Milan. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.

Martha was born on October 17, 1926 in Hannibal, MO, the daughter of Isaac and Ethel Myers Ledbetter. Martha married three times and had six children.

She worked as a waitress for many years at the Plantation restaurant, formerly of Moline.

Martha loved ceramics and her grandchildren.

She is survived by; her children, Ray (Liz Coffman) Roland, Rock Island, David (Edna) Webb, Rock Island, Martha (Jack) Perry, Spokane, WA, Becky Barnes, Rock Island, and Terry (Doris) Christal, Rock Island; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and sister, Virginia Taylor, Hannibal, MO.

Martha was preceded in death by her three husbands; parents; son, Ronnie Webb; 5 brothers, and 4 sisters.

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We want to send our prayers and sympathy.My Mom(Charlotte(Ledbetter)(Culp)Hardin is Martha's first cousin.Mom's dad was LeeRoy Ledbetter.My sister's name is Nancy(Culp)(Selmon)(Cottee)Jackson
-- Patricia(Culp)(Rickey)Molles