June 27, 2003

Published 12:00 am Monday, June 30, 2003

Martha C. Wolcott

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. Martha C. “Joe” Wolcott died Thursday, June 26, 2003, at her home in Bowling Green, Ky. She was 66.

A native of Vicksburg, Mrs. Wolcott had lived in Bowling Green for the past six years. She was a cosmetologist and a member of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Bowling Green.

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She was preceded in death by her parents, Alex and Elizabeth Strickland Cunningham.

Survivors include her husband, Richard “Rick” Wolcott of Bowling Green; a daughter, Jane Elizabeth Reine of New Orleans; three sons, Steve Abney and Dean Abney, both of Vicksburg, and Mike Wolcott of Westland, Mich.; and four grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Fisher Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Robert “Bobby” Polk officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 until 7 tonight at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Ronald Laird, Andrew Reine, Gary Hester, Lee Barber and Al Sherlock.