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Mrs. Martha Jane Cummings Oxendine 92, born January 18, 1927 to the late Richard and Lula Jane Jacobs Cummings took her Heavenly flight on Easter Sunday April 21, 2019 at home surrounded by family and friends.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Martha was preceded by her husband of 52 years Rev. Earl Edward Oxendine; son, Edward Dale Oxendine; daughter, Gail O. Ammons Mitchell; grandson, Samuel Ryan Hawks; siblings, Leeilar, Covy, Birdy, Daniel , David and Dovie Betty.
Those left to cherish her memories include one daughter, Elaine (Jerry) Chavis; 2 sons, Timothy Ray (Alice) and Arnold all of Shannon NC; 11 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren; numerous nieces & nephews; One sister, Ms. Shirlean C. Mowery of Pleasant Garden, NC.
Sis. Martha graduated from Union Chapel High School. She accepted the Lord as her Savior in her early twenties. Along with her husband, they served numerous churches including Evergreen Holiness Church and St. Pauls Holiness Church. In 1981 they helped to establish Welcome Holiness Church where she served until her sickness.
Thanks to Health-Keeperz Hospice (Ramona Townsend), nurses and staff, Primary Health Choice (Tabatha H., Samaria J. and Amanda W.), various churches, and special family and friends that visited, called and prayed for us!