Martha Ann Hargett
Funeral service for Martha Ann Hargett, age 80, of Decatur, will be Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Shelton Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Joe Holmes and Rev. A. Ray Lee officiating. The family will receive friends from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. prior to the service. Interment will be in East Lawrence Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Hargett, who died Sunday, August 31, 2014, at Decatur Morgan Hospital was born December 30, 1933, in Lawrenceburg, TN to John Walker and Elizabeth Ivy Walker. She grew up in Huntsville and was a member of the first graduating class of Butler High School where she met her husband of 58 years, Walter "Fish" Hargett. She was employed by the Decatur Daily in accounting.
She is survived by her loving husband, Walter S. "Fish" Hargett Jr. of Decatur; one son, Michael Hargett (Bonnie) of Decatur; one daughter, Lisa Wilson (Jeff) of Madison; one brother, Larry Walker (Marilyn) of Florence; five grandchildren, Lindsey Wilson, Annslee Wilson, Shelby Wilson, Elizabeth Hargett and Christopher Hargett; and four nephews and nieces, Chuck Ferguson, Doug Walker, Laura Berryman and Karen Phillips.
Pallbearers will be Robert Slate, John Wesley Thomas, Miles Spurlock, Billy Nunn, Ed Higdon and Mike Cothen.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully request memorial donations be made to the Alzheimer's Disease Fund, P.O. Box 1897, Merrifield, VA 22116-9506, or the
Guestbook available at www.sheltonfuneralhome.net.
Shelton Funeral Home
2105 Beltline Rd Sw Decatur, AL 35601
Published in the Decatur Daily on Sept. 2, 2014