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Martha Donnell

Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with the Rev. James Kinsey officiating, assisted by the Rev. Larry Hitesman. Burial will follow in Obion County Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Donnell, Jeff Donnell Jr., Kenny Donnell, Robbie Donnell, Tony Donnell, Chris Donnell, Steven Donnell, Jason Readenour and Nathan Readenour.
She was born May 17, 1931, in Obion County, daughter of the late Silas and Geneva Viola (McMullen) Flowers. She married Robert Urar Donnell Jan. 11, 1947. He died Aug. 13, 2007.
She was a homemaker and was a Baptist.
She is survived by two daughters, Marlene Donnell and Darlene Donnell, both of Troy; five sons, James Donnell and Ken Donnell, both of Union City, Jimmy Donnell of South Fulton, Rick Donnell of Tiptonville and Jeff Donnell of Troy; 17 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; her sister, Nancy Hooper of Troy; and her brother, Lummie Flowers of Troy.
She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Karen Sue Rikard; two grandsons, Billy Joe Rikard and Kenneth Charles Spicer IV; two sisters, Lillie Mae Armstrong and Euner Eaves; and three brothers, William D. Flowers, Bobby Gene Flowers and Leon Flowers.
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