Martha Whitten died Thursday, July 25, 2013. She was born on June 30, 1919 in El Paso. She was born to Henry and Hessie Lorene Sullivan. She started the North Heights Garden Club and was a member of the North Little Rock Horticulture Society. She was an active member at Faith Baptist Church, participating in Sunday School, Golden Agers, and the Widows Group.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Leo Whitten; sister, Rosie Mae King; brothers, Carl, John L., and Roy Sullivan.

Survivors include son, Dr. Don Whitten and wife Rita; granddaughters, Robin Jackson and husband Kip, Lauren Watt and husband Brandon, and Alison Whitten; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was held Monday, July 29 at Faith Baptist Church. Burial was in Edgewood Memorial Park.

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