The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

January 16, 2013

Martha Lyvonne Presswood


The News Courier

— Martha Lyvonne Presswood of Mustang, Okla., entered the presence of Jesus on Jan. 3, 2013.

She was born Aug. 19, 1927, in Texarkana, Texas, and married Marion Presswood on Aug. 31, 1947. They lived in Texarkana until moving to Mustang in 2002 to be close to the family.

Lyvonne was a homemaker and a stay-at-home mom. She enjoyed camping, traveling, was very active in church, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Lyvonne was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Teresa Lynne Cobb; and grandson, Timothy Nichols.

Lyvonne is survived by daughters, Karen Reeder and husband Jim of Yukon, Okla., Susan Beasley of Elkmont, and son-in-law Johnny Cobb of Austin, Texas.

Other survivors include grandchildren, Michelle and Jimmy Wilbourn, Heather and Kris Gammill, Lori and Adrian Cowling, Erin and Jason Williams, and Jared and Sarah Cobb; and great-grandchildren, Allenis, Kristopher, Natalie, Emma, Kacy, Jaydon, Jamison and Tinsley.   Services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 7, 2012, at the Texarkana Funeral Home in Texarkana, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, the family requested donations be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences can be made at http://www.mcneilsmustangfs.com.


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