Martha Huffman

Huffman, Martha Ellen Philpot,

96, of Louisville, KY, passed away July 12, 2014.

She was born to the late J.C. and Rosa Philpot, on March 22, 1918, in East Bernstadt, KY. She married the late John Emanuel Huffman, Jr. in 1948, and they lived together in Louisville, Kentucky for 53 years. Martha was a homemaker who enjoyed reading, crocheting, sewing and music. She was very involved in and attended Parkwood Baptist Church. For her last 10 years, she resided at Rose Court in the Village located in Gainesville, FL, close to her daughter.

She was preceded in death by her late husband, John Emanual Huffman, Jr.; her seven siblings, and is survived by her two children, John M. Huffman and his wife, Peggy A. Payne Huffman of Rock Hill, SC and Karen L. Huffman Thomas and her husband, Gary L. Thomas of Alachua, FL.; four grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy. handling local arrangements.


Funeral Home

Owen Funeral Home
5317 Dixie Highway Louisville, KY 40216
(502) 447-2600

Published in The Courier-Journal on July 17, 2014