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Bethel Shrout Conner Martin

November 14, 1927 — December 29, 2021

Bethel Shrout Conner Martin, 94, of Hilltop, WV passed away on Wednesday, December 29, 2021, at Hilltop Center in Hilltop, WV.

Born November 14, 1927, in Oswald, WV she was the daughter of the late Buckner and Ophelia Ramsey Shrout.

Bethel worked as a cook for the Fayette County schools. She loved spending time with her family and will be deeply missed by all.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Arthur Conner; second husband, Emory Earl Martin, Sr.; daughter, Diana Conner; sons, Ernest and Benny Conner; and siblings, Noel Shrout, Carl Shrout, Chester Shrout, Tom Shrout, Everette Shrout, George Shrout, and Charles Shrout.

Those left to cherish her loving memory include daughter, Debra (Jerry) Legg; son, James (Doris) Conner; ten grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren and one great great grandchild; sister, Hildred Dodrill; and two daughters-in-law, Wilma Conner, and Evelyn Conner.

Graveside service with burial to follow will be 2:00 PM on Monday, January 3, 2022, at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Prosperity with Pastor Paul Basham officiating.

Visitation will be held at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill on Monday January 3, 2022, from 12:00 PM to1:00 PM. Following the visitation, a couple songs will be played with a few words spoken from Pastor Basham at the funeral home before leaving to go to the cemetery for the graveside service.

While masks are not required you might consider wearing one before entering the building as we all attempt to stop the spread of COVID 19.

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Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, WV
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Sunday, January 3, 2021

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