GREENVILLE — Martha Burcham Bone, 78 of Greenville, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020.
Martha was born to Paul and Willie Bell Burcham on April 6, 1941, at Darlove. Martha graduated from Hollandale High School and worked with the Bell Phone System for 30 years, retiring in 1987. She was then employed in the family business until 2004. In 1971, Martha married Neil Bone.
Martha was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, John Burcham; and niece, Dana Burcham.
Martha is survived by her husband, Neil; her sisters, Gloria Woods and Lisa Burcham; brother, Harlan Burcham; nieces, Kimberly Woods-Brown, Mandy Hitt Huddleston and Linda Chancellor; nephews, John Burcham Jr. and Michael Keathley; as well as a sister-in-law, Kaye Burcham.
Per Martha’s request, there will be no visitation. A private memorial service for family and close friends will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Shriner’s Hospital for Children. Arrangements have been entrusted to Mortimer Funeral Home, Greenville.