July 15, 1931 - February 10, 2020
Burial Date: February 15, 2020
Graveside services for Martha P. Lance, age 88, of Greenwood, are at 1 p.m., Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Woodlawn Cemetery in Grenada.
Visitation is Saturday from noon to 1 p.m. at Mortimer National Funeral Home in Grenada.
Martha died Monday, February 10, 2020 in Oxford at the home of her son.
She was born on July 15, 1931in Taylor, Mississippi and was the daughter of the late Marshall F. Pugh and Lottie Cecil Smith Pugh.
Martha was employed by Medart Locker Company in Greenwood as an inspector. She was a member the Christian Congregation of Jehovah‘s Witness.
Martha was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Edward R. Lance, Sr.; three sisters, Jewell Middleton, Ruby Chestnut and Opal Malone; and two brothers, Winford Pugh and Burl Pugh.
She is survived by one daughter, Lari Suhr of Gretna, Nebraska; two step-sons, Edward R. Lance, Jr. of Oxford and Jimmy S. Lance of Senatobia; and five grandchildren.
Mortimer National Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.