Martha Elizabeth Mason, age 70, of Montgomery and formerly of Union Springs, passed away Wednesday, March 3, 2021. A funeral service was held Saturday, March 6, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. from Grace Presbyterian Church, Montgomery, Alabama with Rev. Bill Thompson officiating and Gray Funeral Home directing.
Burial followed in the Union Springs Perpetual Care Cemetery in Union Springs at 1:00 p.m. Martha was preceded in death by her father and mother, Jack and Elizabeth Mason, and sister, Dorothy Mason Nix.
She is survived by four siblings: Warren (Ruby Jo) Mason of Stone Mountain, GA, Sarah Frances Mason of Montgomery, Linda (George) Carleton of Pike Road and Charlie (Nancy) Mason of Auburn; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Martha graduated from Bullock County High School, Auburn University, and Georgia State University, receiving a Specialist in Education degree. She taught Junior High and High School math in Columbus, GA, and Montgomery. She also served as an adjunct instructor at AUM and Troy University in Montgomery.
She was a life-long member of the Auburn Alumni Association and was a member of Grace Presbyterian Church, Montgomery, Alabama. Pallbearers were Mike Mason, Tom Mason, Patrick Cox, Matt Cox, Dan Mason, Jacob Mason, Skip Carleton, Charlie Cox, and Silas Mason.
A visitation was held at the church from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Saturday.