Martha Jean Fortney

April 10, 1947 - January 2, 2003

04/10/1947 - 01/02/2003

Past Services

Friday January 03, 2003
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions
Saturday January 04, 2003
Greenwood Cemetery
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0270 | Directions
Saturday January 04, 2003
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home-South Wheeling Chapel
3828 Jacob St.
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-5444 | Directions

FORTNEY, Martha Jean Hickman Francis, 55, of Wheeling, died Thursday, Jan. 2, 2003, at home.
She was born April 10, 1947 in Wheeling.
She was a former employee of WTRF TV Channel 7, and the former Marx Toy Factory.
Surviving are her parents, Virgil and Martha Baker Hickman of Wheeling; her husband, Ralph Fortney; a daughter, Mary White and her husband, Bill of Benwood; two stepchildren, Leslie Hollingsworth and Jackie Fortney, both of North Carolina; a brother, Richard Hickman and his wife, Donna of Wheeling; two grandchildren, Alysha and Billy White; three stepgrandchildren, Cigi, David and Shane; and her beloved dog, Trixie.
Friends received 2-8 p.m. Friday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 3828 Jacob St., South Wheeling, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday with Pastor Linda Glass officiating. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.

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Jennifer Taylor
8 years ago


My thoughts are with you & your family.


Jen Taylor

Strauss Ind.