Martha Jean (Reed) Haywood, 85, of Bloomfield passed away at 4:25 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011 at Garden Villa in Bloomington.
She was born Nov. 15, 1925 in Monroe County the daughter of Rufie and Bessie (Long) Reed.
Martha was a homemaker and attended the Furnace Christian Church, the Sylvania Wesleyan Church, and the Mineral Ladies Aid.
She will be fondly remembered and missed by a large extended family and many dear friends and her caregivers.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Everett Lee Haywood on Aug. 12, 1999; two sons Dennis Ray Haywood in 1947, Darrell Glen Haywood in 1981, one sister Fern Taylor in 2002 and one brother, James Reed in 1972.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 12, and 1 p.m. on Thursday until the hour of service at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Service will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011 at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield with the Rev. George Sites officiating.
Burial will follow at Flater Cemetery in Bloomfield.
Online condolances to the family can be made at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com .