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Aug. 31, 2006 - Dec. 31, 2006
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| ||August 21,1905 -
December 19, 2006|
Martha Westbrook, 101, of Sweet Home died Tuesday in her home.
Matilda (Archerd) Westbrook was born August 21, 1905 in Kimball, South Dakota
to Robert Wayne and Flora Etta (Hovey) Archerd. She was the third child of nine.
moved to Alsea, Oregon at the age of eleven, Falls City in 1945, and to Sweet
Home in 1970. She also lived in several other small towns. Martha met Walter Westbrook
at a dance, and they married April 5, 1925 in Falls City. They had eleven children,
of which three died at birth. Martha also had three step children.
was a member of Hwy. 20 Church of Christ in Sweet Home and was always there unless
she was out of town or too ill to attend. She attended her last service there
on Dec. 17, 2006.
She is survived by brother,
Wayne Archerd of North Bend; daughters, Ina Dunaway of Sweet Home, Wilma Denue
and husband, Junior, of Blodgett, Marie Lamb of Fairbanks, Alaska; sons, Harold
Westbrook of Sweet Home, and Floyd and Wayne Westbrook of Blodgett; 52 grandchildren;
131 great grandchildren, 122 great great grandchildren and 3 great great great
She was preceded in death by husband, Walter; daughters,
Verla Johnson, Annetta Burser, Virginia Montegomery-Cooper; sons, Robert and baby
boy Westbrook; and step sons, Walter and Aazel Cate.
Viewing will be Tuesday,
December 26, from 4:00-7:00 pm at Workman & Steckly Funeral Chapel. Services
will be held 1:00 pm Wednesday December 27, at Hwy. 20 Church of Christ, 3025
Hwy. 20. Burial will follow at Gilliland Cemetery. Workman & Steckly Funeral
Chapel will be handling the arrangements.