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Martha Batchelor Newberry

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Nov. 5, 1937 - Sept. 14, 2019

HADDOCK: Martha Batchelor Newberry, 81, of Ethridge Road, died Saturday, Sept. 14, at a local hospital. The family greeted friends Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., at Haddock Baptist Church. Services followed at 11:00 a.m. in the church sanctuary. Rev. Maxie Threatt officiated. Interment was at Haddock Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Newberry was born Nov. 5, 1937, in Haddock to the late Grady Berry Batchelor Sr. and Mary Mercer Batchelor. She was a lifelong member of Haddock Baptist Church and served as director of the JOY Ministry. Mrs. Newberry was retired from the base commander’s office at Robins Air Force Base and was preceded in death by a brother and a sister.

Mrs. Newberry is survived by her husband of 15 years, Billy Newberry; son and daughter-in-law, Joe and Debra Smith; and a brother, Joe Batchelor

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the JOY Ministry of Haddock Baptist Church, 180 Ethridge Road, Haddock, Georgia 31033.

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Gray Memorial Chapel and Crematory was honored to be entrusted with the arrangements for Martha Newberry.