Martha Katherine Duvall, of Sullivan, Missouri passed away Friday, November 29, 2019 at the Meramec Nursing Center at the age of 97 years, 8 months and 24 days. She was born March 5, 1922 in Stonefort, Illinois to George and Edith Lebo Duvall.
Martha was employed at Brown Shoe Company and in Healthcare for a number of years, but mainly serving as a pastor in various churches in Stonefort, Il and areas in Missouri. She had attended Center Ridge Pentecostal Church for a few years before her health declined. She was born a server of the Lord who was always there to help others such as taking them to their doctors or however she could assist. Martha’s mission was to spread God’s word wherever she was.
She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Edith Duvall; four brothers, Lowell, Harold, James and Bill Duvall; and one sister, Bessie Duvall.
She is survived by dear friends, Bonnie and Vernon “Sonny” Lamkey of Bourbon, MO; one niece Rose Frothingham; and two great nieces, Gail Frothingham and Delores Hathaway; one great nephew, Brad Frothingham; and sisters and brothers in Christ, Pastors, Harrison and Shirley Brown and Congregation of Center Ridge Church in Cherryville, MO.
The Family received friends from 11:00 a.m. until service time on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at the Pea Ridge Pentecostal Church in Pea Ridge, MO.
Funeral services were held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at the Pea Ridge Pentecostal Church with Pastor Harrison Brown officiating and Pastor Floyd Starks reading the obituary. Special music of "When He calls I'll fly away", "Look for me" and a medley of songs were sung by Bob and Carol Coleman.
Committal prayer and interment were in the Reedville Cemetery, Sullivan, MO.
The Family was served by the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, MO.
Memorials may be made to the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home for expenses.
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