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Martha Garner

January 15, 1946 — July 27, 2019

Martha passed away Saturday, July 27th at Baylor Scott & White Heart Hospital of Plano.

Funeral service for Martha Garner, age 73, of Emory will be held Wednesday, 10:00 am, July 31, 2019, at Smyrna Union Church, with Bro. Monte Parker officiating. Interment will follow the service in Smyrna Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday evening, 6:00-8:00 PM, at Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel.

She was born January 15, 1946, in Greenville, to the parentage of Troy Truett Hogue and Minnie Lee Ivie Hogue.
Martha graduated from high school and went on to cosmetology school where she became a licensed beautician. Many in Emory came to see Martha for hair cuts and sets. They were not only her clients, but also became her dear friends. Martha was a Christian. She was a friend to all and will be missed by all who knew her.


Daughter: Cherry Alexander and husband Philip of Emory
Sons: Stanley Garner and wife Roxana of Lewisville
Joey Garner and wife Juli of Emory
Sister: Ella Wayne Clark and husband Leon of Emory
Grandchildren: Lauren Alexander-Bachelder and husband Luke; Blake Alexander; Christopher Garner and wife Bailey; Chelsea Merritt and husband Blake; Brooke Garner; Lexus Garner; Jonathon Grijalva, Daniel Castro, Victoria Pacheco, Colten Garner; Jolee Garner; Josee Garner; Jayson Garner; and Jayci Garner;

Uncle J.W. O'Rear and wife Pat of Sunnyvale
Nephew John Troy Clark and wife Lisa and family
LeAnn and Mike Gaston and family
Numerous belovedgreat -grandchildren, nephews, nieces and cousins

Martha was preceded in death by her parents.
Please sign the guestbook for the family at


Tuesday, July 30, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel
803 N. Texas St.
Emory, Texas 75440

Funeral Service

Wednesday, July 31, 2019
10:00 AM

Smyrna Union Church
Intersection of RCR 1308 & RCR 1150 OFF FM 2324 South and West of Emory
Emory, TX 75440


Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Smyrna Cemetery
RCR 1308
Emory, Texas 75440

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