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Martha J (Prince) Massie

July 5, 1937 ~ February 19, 2022 (age 84)

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Martha J. Massie, 84 of Ashville, OH passed away at home on Saturday, February 19, 2022.  Martha was born on July 5, 1937 to the late John and Mary (Sowards) Prince in Columbus, OH.  Martha was a graduate of West High School and worked for 19 years for Western Electric.  Martha, along side her husband Ralph, pastored the Full Gospel Deliverance Chapel of Ashville.  They also owned Massie’s Home Improvement.  She was a mother to many people that she came in contact with and was truly loved by many.

Besides her parents, Martha was preceded in death by husband Ralph Edward Massie in 2012 and son John Adams who also passed on Feb. 19, 2022.

Martha is survived by son Kenny (Theresa) Adams; daughter Pamela Pratt; daughter-in-law Pat Adams; adopted son Ed Fitzgerald; grandchildren John (Jonda) Adams, Travis (Amanda) Adams, Jeremiah (Amber) Roberts, Christina Trapasso, Tiffany (Michael) Fullen, Dustin Adams, Tyler Adams; great grandchildren Gabby, Averie, Hunter, Logan, Adam, Autumn, Astaria, Jaiden, Gavin, Cady, Landon, Amelia, Collin, Chloe, Grant, Nora and Audrey; brother Ralph “Sonny” (Shanda) Prince; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, February 23rd with Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m on Thursday, February 24th with Pastor Gary Clum officiating at Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, 420 W. Main St. Ashville 43103. Interment will follow at Obetz Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (StJude.org). Online condolences at olivercheekfuneralhome.com  

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February 23, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home
420 Main St. W
Ashville, OH 43103

Funeral Service
February 24, 2022

11:00 AM
Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home
420 Main St. W
Ashville, OH 43103

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