Martha Ann Cotherman, age 48 of Jonesboro passed away Saturday, Janurary, 5, 2013 at Northern Louisiana Medical Center. Martha was married to her husband George for 34 years. She was a member of Calvery Tabernacle UPC for 19 years.
Martha was preceded in death by her father, Lente Gordey, mother, Mattie Mayes; sisters, Gerline Gordy and Rebecca Goines.
She is survived by her husband George Richard Cotherman, Sr. of Jonesboro; sons, George Richard Cotherman, Jr. of West Monroe, Jeffery Lee Cotherman and wife Angel of Urania, Jason Lynn Cotherman and wife Debra of Urania, Christopher Delane Cotherman of Jonesboro; daughters, Misty Cotherman Thornhill and husband Mark of Winnfield, Melinda Cotherman Taylor and husband Derrick of Olla; 6 grandchildren, Ashlynn, Brandon, Shalynn, Kinslee, Natalie and Maddison; brother, Jamie Mayes of Urania; sisters, Shirley Rasberry of Goldonna and Shana Rasberry of Urania; step- father, Teddy Mayes of Urania. Martha is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be 5:00PM until 9:00PM Tuesday at Calvery Tabernacle UPC.
Funeral services will be held 10:00AM, Wednesday, Janruary 9,2013 at Calvery Tabernacle UPC in Jonesboro with Reverend Richard Gray and Reverend Charles Williams officiating. Interment will be in Cypress Creek Cemetery, Hwy 505, Dodson.
Serving as pallbearers are Charles Rasberry, Charlie Busby, Troy Mason, Douglas Rasberry, Artie Young and Joe Young. Honorary pallbearers, Allen Street and Trent Henderson.