Martha Bell Greer

Published 4:24 pm Friday, April 6, 2018

Martha Bell Greer, 93, of Elizabethton, passed away Friday, April 6, 2018, at Life Care Center of Elizabethton.
A native of Avery County, N.C., she was a daughter of the late Cloyd H. and Mary Harmon Parlier. She had lived in Elizabethton for several years.
Mrs. Greer worked at Milligan College in the Dinning Department for several years. She was a member of True Gospel Baptist Church. She loved to quilt, sew and loved to travel.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dan E. Greer; a daughter, Selma Greer; four brothers, Clint, Earnest, Rubin and Troy; and a sister, Sally.
Survivors include her children, Wanda Sue Greer Jones and husband Ray, Fleetwood, N.C., and Daryl E. Greer and wife Lois, Elizabethton; five grandchildren, Cynthia Y. Jones Cooper, Martha Greer, Anna Marie Lunsford, Daniel “Danny” Jones and Douglas Greer; four great-grandchildren, Emma Greer, Gracie Greer, Tyler Lunsford and McKenzie Lunsford; and a sister, Carrie Laws, Boone, N.C. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services for Martha Bell Greer will be conducted at 7 p.m. Monday, April 9, at True Gospel Baptist Church with the Rev. Dean Presnell and the Rev. Charles Cable officiating. Graveside services and interment will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 10, in the Fall Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Beech Mountain, N.C. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family wishes to express a special “Thank You” to the staff of Life Care Center of Elizabethton. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at True Gospel Baptist Church. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery at 10:50 a.m. Tuesday. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website at
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Greer family.

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