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Obituary for Martha Jean Edington
Martha Jean (Griffin) Edington, age 89 of Chrisman, IL, died Sunday, January 24, 2016 at Paris Health Care Center.
Martha was born May 13, 1926 in Grandview Township, Edgar County, IL to Frank and Hadie (Newhart) Griffin. She married Windell Ray Edington on August 5, 1955 in Cornith, Mississippi. She was a homemaker, and enjoyed yardwork and tending to her flowers. She was a member of the Bell Ridge Christian Church.
She is survived by a brother: Clyde Griffin of Paris, IL; two sisters: Margaret Kennedy and Barbara Brown of Paris, IL; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, six brothers and two sisters.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Krabel Funeral Home in Chrisman. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in Hoult Cemetery. For those who wish, memorials may be made to the Chrisman Public Library.