Martha Lester Bedenbaugh Warren, 81, of Prosperity died Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at J.F. Hawkins Health Care.

Born on October 6, 1933,  in Prosperity, she was a daughter of the late Herbert Hayne “John” and Julia Clary Bedenbaugh. She was a homemaker and was also employed by B.C. Moore in Newberry. She was a lifelong member of Grace Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Gurney L. Warren; a daughter, Lynn Wessinger and her husband Larry of Pomaria; a son, Russell Warren and his wife Vickie of Newberry; sisters Mary Farr and her husband Frank of Little Mountain and Kay Richardson and her husband Wayne of Little Mountain; 3 grandchildren, Tara Stewart and her husband Greg, Whitney Warren, and Zachary Warren; 3 great-grandchildren, Lee Wessinger and his fiancée, Erynn Hatfield, Brianna Stewart, and Bailey Stewart; a great-great-granddaughter, Raelynn Wessinger, and expecting a great-great-grandson in November, Jaxon Wessinger. She was predeceased by a brother, Eddie Bedenbaugh; a sister, Betty Farr; and by a grandson, Heath Wessinger.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Friday, September 18, 2015 at Grace Lutheran Church by the Rev. Michael Price. Burial will follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends following the service. Memorials may be made to the Grace Lutheran Church Youth Group or to the Building Fund, P.O. Box 188, Prosperity, SC 29127 or to Boys Farm, P.O. Box 713, Newberry, SC 29108.

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#14 Judy Yon 2015-09-19 17:02
Lynn and family so sorry for your loss. Our prays and thought are with you all. Love Judy and Amanda
#13 Amanda Boozer 2015-09-18 19:24
Deepest sympathy for entire family, may you find peace in God's love. Bless you. Amanda and Sophia Boozer
#12 Donna Jacobs 2015-09-18 07:22
Lynn and all Warren family, Our sincerest condolences on the loss of Miz Martha. May you feel GOD's love and presence today and the days ahead.
#11 Sheriff Lee Foster 2015-09-17 21:59
Our family extends our deepest sympathy on the passing of this wonderful woman. She was such a lovely and nice lady, of whom I had so much respect. It is so difficult for us left behind not to grieve her passing, but she is now at Peace with our Lord. God be with you. Lee, Carol, Joseph and Amelia
#10 Wendy Riley 2015-09-17 18:41
Our deepest sympathy to your family.

Wendy & Michael Riley
#9 Jim and Jean Counts 2015-09-17 12:30
We send our sympathy to all the Warren Family -- so sorry for your loss.
#8 mike & donna hall 2015-09-17 09:50
Lynn & family
Our deepest sympathy to the entire family
#7 Miriam L. Brown 2015-09-17 09:24
Condolences to you all along with prayers and love.
#6 Janice Smith 2015-09-16 21:29
So very sorry to hear of MS. Warren ' s passing. She was such a sweet lady . Prayers for you and your family. Janice Smith
#5 Anthony Matthews 2015-09-16 20:28
Thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Anthony & Sebrena Matthews
#4 Billy & Edith Morris 2015-09-16 19:54
Our deepest sympathy to Mr. Gurney and children. May your sweet memories carry you through your grief
Billy & Edith Morris
#3 mike shealy 2015-09-16 16:31
Thinking of all of you. God blessing to all. Mike
#2 Patricia Woodard 2015-09-16 13:34
Hey Lynn,
Sorry to hear about your mom. I will keep you and all your family in my prayers.
Please call me if there is anything I can do.
Love ya'll
#1 Hall Family 2015-09-16 12:08
Lynn, Larry and family I am so sorry for your loss. May God bless you and your family during this time. We love yall, Melinda, John, Amber, Cory, Meghan, and Cayson Hall

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