Martina Jo Selby, 88 of Princeton, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, June 19, 2011 at Gibson General Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility
She was born Jan. 16, 1923 in OaklandCity.
She graduated from FranciscoHigh School in 1942, and lived in Princeton since 1944. She was a nurses aid at GibsonGeneralHospital for 23 years.
She was a member of the VFW Post 1147
Ladies Auxiliary. Martina loved spending time with her family and
friends. She and her husband loved traveling the U.S. and wintering in Florida at Daytona Beach after retirement.
She is survived by her daughter and
son-in-law, Susan and Bill Poyner of FortBranch; two grandchildren, Jaymie
(Mike) Jackson of Avon, John (Erin) Poyner of Hanover; and
three great grandchildren, Maxwell, Delaney and Addison Jackson.
She was preceded in death by her
parents, Mary and Cecil Loveless; her husband of 47 years, John Selby; and two
step-brothers, Jimmy and Bobby Loveless.
Funeral services will be at Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, with Pastor George Prinzing officiating.
Burial will be at the MontgomeryCemetery in OaklandCity.
Visitation will be from Tuesday at Colvin Funeral Home.
The family would like to thank Dr.
Bruce Brink Jr, nurses, CNAs
and staff at GGH SNF for their love, wonderful care and compassion.