October 14, 1956
Mrs. Martha A. Cluverius, 80, of 106 Maple Ave., Newport News, died unexpectedly Friday night at her home. She had been a Newport News resident the past 60 years and was a native of Middlesex County.
Surviving are one sister, Mrs. Inez Butler, Wake; one grandson, Joseph L. Cluverius, Newport News; one granddaughter, Mrs. John Moore, Hampton, and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 330 this afternoon in Peninsula funeral home with the Rev. W. E. Farrar, pastor of Ivy Memorial Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Robert Coates, Champion Goodrich, Archie Vann, William Heath, Gordon Parker and Wayne Parker. Other friends will serve as honorary pallbearers.