Martha Green, 67, passed away at the Ennis Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, May 17, 2011.
Martha was born in Avalon, Texas, on Aug. 2, 1943, to James Roland and Bennett Lee (Campbell) Beets. She grew up in Avalon and graduated from Avalon High School in 1961. After graduation she attended North Texas State University were she received a masterís degree in elementary education. On Sept. 2, 1984, she married J. Hugh Green and they made their home in Ennis.
She worked for the Italy ISD for 16 years teaching Kindergarten and for the Ennis ISD for 15 years also teaching Kindergarten. She was a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church, Retired Teachers Association, Garden Club of Ennis, Kiwanis Club and the Eastern Star.
She is survived by her husband, J. Hugh Green, of Ennis; two sons: Jeff Frazier and his wife, Jeanette, of Waxahachie and Matt Coker and his wife, Angie, of Red Oak; two daughters: Julie Crownover and her husband, Dale, of Italy and Judy Janek, of Ennis; six grandchildren: Erika Roland and her husband, Gage, Ryan Crownover, Dan Crownover, Lindsey Janek, Colt Frazier and Jake Frazier; and one great-granddaughter, London Roland. Martha was also blessed with three step-children: Kelley Tidwell of Ennis, Kirby Green of Leander and Jalea Green of Red Oak; seven step-grandchildren: Corey, Kari, Kyle, Dilon, Jacob, Dalton and Aleena; and five step great-grandchildren.
A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, May 19, 2011, in the J.E. Keever Mortuary of Ennis. A celebration of her life will take place at 4 p.m. Friday, May 20, 2011, at Tabernacle Baptist Church of Ennis. Interment will be in Hughes Cemetery in Avalon, under the direction of J.E. Keever Mortuary, Inc.
The family requests that donations be made to the charity of your choice.