Posted: Monday, November 26, 2012 4:00 pm
The Messenger, November 26, 2012
Martha Rebecca (McMac-kin) Cruce, 85, of Union City died at Parkway Regional Hospital in Fulton Nov. 23, 2012.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at White-Ran-son Funeral Home, with the Rev. Chip Davis officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Ararat Cemetery near Troy.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the hour of services at the funeral home Tuesday.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Chuck Brown, Justin Brown, Doyle Wayne Cruce, Jeffery Peoples, Thomas Cruce, James L. Cruce, Morgan Cruce and Bryant Cruce.
She was born May 29, 1927, in Obion County, daughter of the late Jesse Tolliver and Nettie Adeline (Diviney) McMackin. She was a homemaker and a Methodist.
Survivors include two daughters, Martha F. Brown and Peggy Chessor, both of Fulton; three sons, William Cruce Jr. of Rives, James Cruce of Union City and Danny L. Cruce of Fulton; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and her brother, Woodrow McMackin of Tampa, Fla.
A sister and two brothers also preceded her in death.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.