Martha Jo Faulkner

March 22, 1939January 12, 2017

Funeral services for Martha Jo Roberts Faulkner, 77, will be held on Saturday January 14th, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at Longview Baptist Church with Bro. Drew Richardson and Bro. Clyde Pound officiating. Burial will follow in the Longview Baptist Church Cemetery.

Martha died on January 12, 2017 at her residence. She was born on March 22, 1939 in Itawamba Co. to the late Frank and Minnie Roberts. She married her late husband Claude on June 18, 1961 and went on to work as a Bookkeeper for M & M Trucking. She was a member of Longview Baptist Church where she enjoyed singing in the choir, serving on the social committee and being a Sunday school teacher. In her spare time, she enjoyed sewing and quilting.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Claude M Faulkner; brothers, Loyd and Billy Roberts and her sisters, Maurine Morgan and Gladys Ashworth.

Martha is survived by her children, Cynthia Baird (Wayne), Angelia Hale (Kerry), and Steve Faulkner (Jeanie); grandchildren, Ashley Golden (Joseph), Kaylee Graham (Cody), Chase Hale, Brandon Hale, Eli Faulkner, Khloe Baird, and great-grandchildren, Ethan and Wally Golden and a special thanks to the exceptional caregivers from Comfort Keepers.

Pallbearers will be: Michael Dyer, Henry Payne, Barry Boyd, Mitchell Pound, Tommy Montgomery, Eddie Johnson, Chuck Pound, and Billy Grubbs. Honorary pallbearers will be: Harold Huey, Robert Faulkner, Dudley Park, Danny Park, Joseph Golden, Steve Smith, Dwayne Westmoreland, Dennis Westmoreland, Johnny Pettit, Balford Patterson, and Byron Faulkner.

Visitation will be Friday evening from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and until service time on Saturday.

In lieu of flowers donation can be made to the Longview Baptist Church Building Fund, 406 Dozier Hill Rd. Belden, MS 38826.

Browning Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


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    Saturday, January 14, 2017


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Lynn McCrary

January 7, 2020

Remembering a beautiful lady. Prayers are with you. She is missed

Stephanie Shettles

January 27, 2017

So sorry to hear about your mom. My prayers an thoughts are with you and your family

Lynn McCrary

January 21, 2017

So sorry to hear about the loss of your beautiful mom. She has forever touched my heart in the short time I knew her. Please know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers.

From the Staff of Browning Funeral Home

January 14, 2017

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

Jan McKiney

January 13, 2017

Dear Cynthia and family, Asking God to comfort you as you grieve the loss of your mother.Praying for peace and comfort. Love, Jan

Cyndi Edwards

January 13, 2017

Sending love and prayers!

January 13, 2017

May God's loving kindness and comfort help you and your family through this very sad time Psalms 29:11