Mrs. Martha Spear, age 69 years, died Monday in the University hospital in Ann Arbor, following an operation she underwent three weeks ago. Mrs. Spear had been in failing health the last two years.
She was born in Medina township and for the past 15 years, with her family, resided in Morenci.
The funeral was held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o’clock in the Ackland funeral home and conducted by the Rev. H.A. Essex, pastor of the Morenci Baptist church.
Interment was made in Oak Grove cemetery.
Source: Morenci Observer, March 8, 1934.