Ruth Martin, 82, of Greenwood, passed away Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012.
She was born June 17, 1930, in Morgan County, to the late Claud and Sally Atwood Bell. Ruth married LaMoyne Martin on March 11, 1950. He preceded her in death March 15, 1988.
Her survivors include a daughter, LaTona (Kirk) Prentice of Greenwood; two grandsons, Ryan and Chad Prentice; a sister, Velma Reynolds of Mooresville; and many nieces and nephews.
She also was preceded in death by three sisters, Pauline Scott, Bersha Pauley and Minnie Trusty; and seven brothers, Ray, Tommy, Otto, Eddie, Vitus, Herbert and J.D. Bell.
Ruth was a 1949 graduate of Center Grove High School and was employed several years at Vernon Insurance, retiring in 1992.
She was an avid golfer and bowler and spent many happy times playing cards with her friends.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 7602 Madison Ave., Indianapolis. Visitation was Wednesday at the mortuary. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery.
Memorial gifts have been suggested to Alzheimer’s Association.