Serving This Community For 139 Years, Online Since 2001
 Front Page
 Community Links
Community Calendar
Entire Newspaper Online
Would you use a digital subscription, which would place a .pdf copy of every page of the newspaper on line?

Yes, but only if it was free with my subscription.
Yes, even if it meant a slight increase in the cost of my subscription.
Yes, I don't subscribe to the paper, but would subscribe to this online version.

November 10, 2011

(3/8/2009 - 11/5/2011)

Cynthia Joy Martin, age 2, of Memphis died Saturday evening, November 5, 2011 at her home.

She was born the daughter of Wilson and Amanda Martin on March 8, 2009 in Memphis.

Cynthia is survived by her parents; brothers, Ryan and Dustin of the home; grandparents, Clair and Virginia Zimmerman of Cantril, IA and Leon and Mary Ellen Martin of Memphis; great- grandparents Lloyd and Vera Martin of Cantril, IA and George and Julie Zimmerman of Memphis; aunts and uncles Wilmer Zimmerman married to Marlene Weiler, Kevin Zimmerman married to June Zeiset, Kenneth Zimmerman, Raymond Clair Zimmerman, Elizabeth Zimmerman, Brenda Zimmerman, Clifford Martin married to Elsa Horning, Karen Martin married to Eldon Martin, Lisa Martin married Edward Lynn Good, Dawn Martin married to Rodney Garman and Lavern Martin; 22 cousins and numerous friends.

Funeral services were held at 9:30 a.m., Wednesday, November 9, at the Meadowview Mennonite Church in northern Scotland County. Luke Fox, Vernon Oberholtzer, and Edwin Horst officiated the service with Earl Oberholtzer officiating at the gravesite.

Burial was in the Meadowview Mennonite Church Cemetery.

Online messages of condolence may be sent to Cynthia's family via or by signing the guest book at

Arrangements are under the direction of Gerth Funeral Service of Memphis and Wyaconda.

Copyright © 2001
Memphis Democrat
121 South Main Street
Memphis MO 63555
Phone: 660-465-7016 -- Email:

Copyright © 2001
Memphis Democrat
121 South Main Street
Memphis MO 63555
Phone: 660-465-7016 -- Email: