JEFFERSON - Alviree Bell "Cricket" Martin Fields, 80, passed away on Saturday, August 18, 2012.
She was born in Jefferson, the daughter of the late Hugh and Nellie Turpin Martin, was a member of Gospel Tabernacle, and retired from Jefferson City School System as a food service provider. Mrs. Fields was preceded in death by her husband, Jewell S. Fields; great-grandchildren, Abby and Bradley; brothers, Bill and Charles Martin; and a sister, Lily Mae Grindle.
Survivors include two sons, Jerry and Johnny Fields, both of Jefferson, daughter, Shirley Pethel, Jefferson; two sisters, Eliree Patterson, Gillsville, and Isabell Pressley, Maysville; two brothers, Hugh Martin, Jefferson, and Boyd Martin, Athens; eight grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Monday, August 20, in the chapel of Evans Funeral Home with the Rev. Mark Spence officiating. Burial was in the Talmo Baptist Church Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Talmo Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 96, Talmo, GA 30575.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, was in charge of arrangements.
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