Martha Jane Bullock (Wheat) died peacefully after a courageous battle with heart failure on Sept. 4, 2016, in Fort Worth, Texas. She was born July 10, 1941, in Cabool, Mo.
Martha was the daughter of Ralph and Ada (Clark) Wheat. Proceeded by her sisters, Jo Anne and Urma; and son, Jerry Bullock. Martha is survived by youngest son, Jack Bullock; and her grandchildren, Grayson Bullock, Nicholas Bullock and Mitchell Bullock. She will be missed by many other relatives and friends.
Martha graduated from Cabool High School in the class of 1958. She went on to two years of college at Southwest Missouri State University in Springfield. Martha became a highly respected legal secretary who was awarded by the National Association of Legal Secretaries as Secretary of the Year in 1973. Martha’s greatest pleasure was spending time with her family and her beloved Yorkshire terrier Casey.
A funeral and graveside service will be held for Martha at 2 p.m. Oct. 22, 2016, at Bado Community Church in Bado, Mo. The service will be ministered by the Reb. Bill Moore. Bill is the husband to Martha’s sister, Jo Anne, who proceeded her in death.