Martha “Bertie” Pryor, 92, passed from this life on October 15, 2019. She was born on October 2, 1927 in Belton, Texas to Latamore and Susan (Taylor) Perry. She married Cecil Pryor in the Bell County Courthouse on December 23, 1945. They spent 43 wonderful years together until Cecil’s passing in 1988. The couple had four beloved children, Martha, Cecil Jr., Bobbie, and Susan.
Martha was a kind and loving woman who enjoyed gardening and her church (Lakeview Baptist Church), of which she was a founding member. She was fond of caring for her beautiful yard, fruit trees, farm life, and flowers; especially red roses.
She is preceded in death by her husband Cecil, her daughter Martha, and her parents L.W & Susan Perry.
Martha leaves behind to cherish her memory her three children Cecil Pryor Jr. (Janice) of Moffat, Texas, Bobbie Wetz (Clarence) of Wallis, Texas, and Susan Moore (Jeff) of Harker Heights, Texas. She also leaves behind 8 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.
A visitation for Mrs. Pryor will be held on Wednesday October 16, 2019 from 5-8pm at Hewett-Arney Funeral Home in Temple, Texas. A graveside service will take place at 10:00am on Thursday October 17, 2019 at the Moffat Cemetery in Moffat, Texas.
Hewett-Arney Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.