MARTHA CARTER LUNSFORD (Age 96)
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at Prince William Hospital in Manassas, Virginia.
She was born on February 22, 1916 on her family farm in Manassas, VA and continued to live on the property her entire life. Daughter of the late Oceola and Josephine (nee Wolfe) Carter. She was the youngest of nine children.
Martha attended Greenwood Primitive Baptist Church in Minnieville, VA. She was a homemaker who loved spending time with her husband; children and grandchildren. She worked at The Pentagon during World War II.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband E. Gordon Lunsford and is survived by her two children Ernest G. Lunsford, Jr., and his wife Mayra of Rockville, MD and Donna Lunsford Martin and husband Stephen of Washington, DC and by her two grandchildren Tracy Martin and Courtney Martin both of Washington, DC. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at Pierce Funeral Home, 9609 Center Street, Manassas, VA on Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 7 to 9 p.m. where Funeral Services will be held on Friday, January 11, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. with Elder Gary Utz, officiating. Interment Hixson Family Cemetery.
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