Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

Obituaries

January 29, 2013

Martha B. Petty

Martha B. Petty of Avon died Monday. She was 96.

Mrs. Petty was a member of Faith Baptist Church in Avon.

Survivors include a son, Louie Petty; a twin sister, Mary Green; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Vernon Petty, and a daughter, Nancy Zell.

Services are 1 p.m. Friday at Matthews Mortuary in Brownsburg. Interment will be at Lincoln Memory Gardens.

Calling is for two hours prior to the service at the mortuary.

Memorials may be made to Faith Baptist Church in Avon.

Online condolences may be made at www.matthewsmortuary.com.

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