Graveside services for Martha Nell Tyner, age 85, of Palestine, were held Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at 1:30 P.M. at the Whitehouse Cemetery. Rev. Lester Foreman officiated. Boren-Conner Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Martha Tyner was born June 7, 1931 in Tyler, Texas to Willis and Modena Reel. She had worked for several doctors in Tyler and then later was a caregiver to many home patients as well as her husband, Richard and her Mother.
In the early years while raising her children, she was very active in her Baptist church including teaching Sunday School. She went to be with her Lord on May 9, 2017 while residing in a Palestine Nursing Home. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
Martha is survived by her son, Michael V. Boren of Bullard, her two daughters, Kay Starling of Neches and Sarah O'Hara of Tyler, eight grandchildren and several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews and extended family members.
The family request that donations be made to the Charity of your choice.
Published on May 10, 2017