Martha Owsley

Herald Staff Report

October 2, 2012

Martha Owsley, 64, died Monday, Oct. 1 at her home in Dayton, Tn.

She was a longtime resident of Dayton, and attended the Grace Bible Church and was retired from Rhea County Board of Education in 2009. She was a graduate of Bryan College in 1972.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Cassie (Roberts) Owsley, and her brother, James Owsley.

She is survived by her daughter, Alison Taylor and husband Keith of Dayton; father Langley Owsley of Bulan, Ky.; brother John Owsley of Michigan City, In.; sister Rosline Rovang of Minnesota; and niece Holly Hertzburg.

Arrangements were handled by Coulter Garrison Funeral Home of Dayton. Services will begin at 7 p.m on Friday, Oct. 5 at Grace Bible Church with Steve Travis officiating.