TROY — Martha Belle Horner, age 83 of Troy passed away at 5:18 P.M. on Sunday, August 23, 2015 at Hospice Inpatient Unit at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy.

She was born May 29, 1932 in St.Paris, Ohio to the late Edgar Sr. and Naoma (Crawford) Williams.

She married Roy J. Horner on June 9, 1951 and he preceded her in death on August 5, 2005.

She is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law Nellie & Walter Buhr of Port Charlotte, FL., Debra & James Williams of Knoxville,TN., Violet & Patrick Richmond of Troy, son and daughter-in-law Michael S. & Barbara Horner of Lebanon,MO., one brother Tom Williams of CA., three sisters and brothers-in-law Alice & J.C. Dyer of Casstown, Estella Kessler of Troy, Patricia & Chester Conley of St. Paris, grandchildren and great-grandchildren Mandy Freshour (Nic), Belle Freshour, Ethan Freshour, Sara Hoke (Rory) Brody Hoke, Cooper Hoke, Christina Wellman (Jason), Alex Wheeler, Brandon Wellman, Cheyanne Wellman, Kelly Worth (Kevin), Ethan Worth, Ryan Worth, Lauren Worth, Brandy Dills (Dustin), Austin, Brandon, Tiffany Lowe, Garrett, Christopher, Sunie Davis (Tim), Mindy Walker (Chad).

Martha was also preceded in death by a brothers Carl Williams and Edgar Williams Jr., sister Rosalie Davis and great-grandson Trevian Kinnel.

She was a 1951 graduate of Christiansburg-Jackson High School and a member of First Baptist Church of Troy.

Funeral service will be held at 1:30 P.M. on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the Fisher-Cheney Funeral Home, Troy with Pastor Dale Christian officiating. Interment to follow at Upper Honeycreek Cemetery, Christiansburg. Visitation will be held on Saturday one hour prior to the service (12:30-1:30) P.M. at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Fisher-Cheney Funeral Home, Troy.
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