Martha Delia McKinney Jamerson passed away Aug. 14, 2013, in Hospice House of Citrus County. Martha was born in Rutland, Fla., March 18, 1937, and was the daughter of Benjamin and Mary Winfrey McKinney. In the 1940's, the McKinney family moved to Gainesville, Florida and Martha was a member of the Gainesville High School class of 1955. Harry Lee Jamerson was the love of Martha's life and they were married on June 8, 1957.
Martha loved, above all, her Heavenly Father and her family. She was predeceased by both of her parents; her husband; sisters, Bonnie Jean Coleman, Ruth Coleman Bush, Betty McKinney Ellis, Mary Louise McKinney Jeffcoat; and brother, Fletcher (Bobby) McKinney. Martha is survived by her daughters, Terry Lisa Jamerson Hunt (Lewis) of Jacksonville, and Lee Ann Jamerson of Ponte Vedra Beach; her grandchildren, Julia Cellon Harrell, Jamerson Lee Harrell, Delia Ann Healy, Mae Elizabeth Healy and Patrick Liam Healy; her brother, William Coleman of Gainesville; her sister, Judy McKinney Parkinson of Marietta Ga.; and numerous loving cousins; nieces; and nephews.
Martha will be laid to rest at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, in Pine Level Cemetery, Wildwood. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the ALS Association, www.alsa.org
or by mail to Development Department, ALS Association, 27001 Agoura Rd. Suite 250 Calabasas Hills, CA 91301. Arrangements are being handled by Milam Funeral Home, 311 S. Main St. Gainesville, FL 32601, 352-376-5361.