Martha "Mott" Tolbert Funk, 91, resident of 108 Parker St. widow of Clarence E. Funk died Thursday Dec. 22, 2005 at her home.
Born in Abbeville Co. SC she was a daughter of the late Martin L. and Ivy McIlwain Tolbert.
She attended Abbeville public schools and graduated from Winthrop College. She begain her teaching career in 1936 at St. Stephens school in Berkley Co. She was named Teacher of the Year in 1960.She was also a member if the First Baptist Church in St. Stephens where she taught Sunday School for many years.
Survivors are: 4 neices Linda T. Nickles, Rose T. Terrell, Gail T. Terrell and Barbara T. Anderson all of Abbeville, SC.
5 great neices and nephews and 3 great-great nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother James D. Tolbert.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday Dec. 26, 2005 from the First Baptist Church in St. Stephens. The time will be announced by Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner, SC.
Local announcement by The Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home, Abbeville, SC