Funeral service for Martha Jo Hamilton McCulloch, age 43, of Fayetteville will be conducted Monday at 10 a.m. at Fayetteville First Presbyterian Church with Rev. Todd Jenkins officiating. Burial will follow in Wright’s Cemetery. Mrs. McCulloch passed away Saturday morning at her residence after a hard fought battle with breast cancer.
A native of Lincoln County, she was the daughter of Joseph and Martha Len Hamilton of Fayetteville. She was an active and devoted 4th grade teacher at Unity School and music director at Fayetteville First Presbyterian Church. She was very active with the Lincoln County High School baseball and softball programs with her children as well as other activities throughout their lives. Martha Jo was a loving and dedicated wife, mother, daughter and sister but most importantly, she was God’s child.
Survivors in addition to her parents include her husband Phil McCulloch of Fayetteville, children Wheeler McCulloch, Mattie McCulloch, Hannah McCulloch all of Fayetteville, sister Melissa Bryant and husband Chris of Adams, TN, grandmother Lenora Weakley of Huntsville, AL, father and mother-in-law Jim and Glenda McCulloch of Decatur, AL, sisters-in-law Dana Barry and husband Walt of Douglasville, GA, Leslie Ivey and husband Richard of Birmingham, AL, 3 nieces and 3 nephews.
Visitation with the family will be Sunday from 4 – 8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Family Life Center.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Fayetteville First Presbyterian Church Music Fund.