Martha Rodriguez, 64, of Altus, passed away Monday morning, Oct. 15, 2012, at Plantation Village Nursing Home. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Thursday at Kincannon Memorial Chapel with cremation to follow.
Martha Ann (Matthews) Rodriguez was born May 4, 1948 to Virgil T. and Jewell M. (Maxwell) Matthews in Pauls Valley. She attended school in Tipton. She married Henry Espinosa Rodriguez in Altus on Jan. 1, 1980. Martha was a homemaker and a caregiver. She loved to work on genealogy; reading Indian romance novels; and working puzzles. Martha was of the Christian faith.
Martha was preceded in death by her parents; one son, David; and two brothers, Charles and Billy Joe.
She is survived by five sisters, Virgie Stayton of Altus, Carolyn Stewart of Wayne, Aconia Allen of Altus, Rosalinda Gonzales and husband Tony of McKinney, Texas, and Doretta Hayes of Altus; and one brother, Frankie Barboa, also of Altus; five stepchildren; 25 stepgrandchildren; 33 step great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The family will host a visitation Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Kincannon Gathering Room. Online tributes may be made at kincannonfuneralhome.com