Martha A. Beam Woods

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Martha A. Beam Woods, 65, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 in her residence due to complications from cancer.

She was born on Nov. 28, 1946 in Lebanon, Ind., to the late Delmar and Doris Tillet Hicks.

She was a 1971 graduate of Indiana University.

Martha was a beloved mother and wife and will be missed by all that knew her.

Survivors include her husband, Jerry Woods, to whom she married in 2006; daughters Pam Kroskie and husband Tim, Jeanelle VerWayne and husband Jeff and Morgan Patten and husband Travis; brother Hugh Hicks; Jerry's children, Katherine Younger and husband Leon, Kevin Woods and wife Trish, Tammy Gist and husband David, Jodi McGlaun and husband Daniel, Jeremy Woods and wife Michelle, Candice Lighty and husband Joel and Joshua Woods and wife Christina; and 28 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 29 in Hazelwood Baptist Church where she was a member and very active in Mission trips to Haiti and Mexico. Pastor Steve Rich will officiate.

Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery in Plainfield.

Calling hours will be 1-8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28 in Hall-Baker Funeral Home, Plainfield.

Persons may make memorial contributions to the Haiti mission fund in care of Hazelwood Baptist Church, 9838 S. County Road 0, Clayton, IN 46118.

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