OWENSBORO, Ky. - Martha Evelyn Lamar Sauter, 99, of Owensboro, passed away Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at the Hermitage Care and Rehabilitation Center.
Born in Tell City Sept. 29, 1913, she was the daughter of the late Forrest and Cora Blake Lamar.
Martha was a homemaker. She was a member of Woodlawn United Methodist Church, where she was active in the United Methodist Women and the Wayne Foust Sunday School Class.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Ellis Sauter in 1975; a son, William Sauter in 2009; her brothers, Ralph Lamar, Paul Lamar and Clyde Lamar and a sister, Lois Lawalin.
Surviving are her daughters, Shelba (Gerald) Vaught and Margie (Norman) Williams of Owensboro, and Judith (Ray) Stevens of Hartford; a son, Donald (Betty) Sauter of Evansville; her grandchildren, Leslie Vaught (Dickie) Lambert, Shannon Vaught (Steve) Rogers, Tony Sauter, Don (Joan) Sauter Jr., Dale Sauter, Sherry (Kevin) Parma, Tammy Stevens, Connie Stevens (Eddie) Millay and Johnny (Natalie) Sauter; 13 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
Services were conducted Monday, Aug. 12, in the Chapel of Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory. Chaplain Linda Haddix officiated. Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery in Tell City.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Woodlawn United Methodist Church or the Humane Society.
Messages of condolence may be left online at www.glennfuneralhome.com.