COMANCHE Graveside services for Martha Ellen Head, age 77, of Comanche will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 13, in the Oakwood Cemetery under the direction of Heartland Funeral Home of Comanche. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. today, at the funeral home.

Martha died Friday morning, Sept. 11, 2009, in a Lewisville nursing facility.

She was born Jan. 5, 1932, in Hasse, the daughter of the late Robert and Ruby Patton Elliott. She had lived in Comanche most of her life and had worked in the food service business. She had been a resident of Lewisville for the past two months. She attended the East Side Baptist Church prior to her health declining.

She is survived by two sons, Robert Whitman of Washington and Wayne and Shayla Kennedy of Lewisville; two daughters, Tony Reese of Nashville, Tenn., and Sharon and Trey Humphreys of Lewisville; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother, Verle Elliott of Nacona; and a great-aunt, Nelle Foreman of Kansas City, Mo.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, R. T. and Quinton Elliott

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