Mary Ann was born in Jonesborough, and was a lifelong Washington County resident. She was the daughter of the late Paul and Beulah Saylor Keefauver.
Mary Ann retired in 1986 as Assistant Vice-President from First American National Bank following thirty-eight years of service, and following retirement worked at First Tennessee Bank until 2000.
She was a member of Boones Creek Christian Church and the Mary Keefauver Sunday School Class.
In addition to her parents, Mary Ann was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin Eugene Martin, in 2007, and her brother, Harold Keefauver.
She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Jean Martin Collins and husband Timothy, Kennesaw, GA; her granddaughter, Kelsi Austin Collins, Kennesaw; her great-granddaughter, Kameron Hadley Collins, Kennesaw; two nieces, Peggy Proffitt and Freda Keefauver; two nephews, Johnny Keefauver and Randy Keefauver.
The funeral service will be conducted Friday, January 31, 2020, at 1:00 P.M., from the sanctuary of Boones Creek Christian Church, with David Clark and Dick Morris, Ministers, officiating.
Interment will follow in Monte Vista Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends.
The family will receive friends Friday prior to the service from 12:00-1:00 P.M. at the church.
Those who prefer to make memorial contributions may do so in Mary Ann’s name to Boones Creek Christian Church, 305 Christian Church Rd., Johnson City, TN 37615.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.appfh.net.
Appalachian Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 800 E. Watauga Ave., Johnson City, TN 37601, is serving the Martin family. (423)928-6111