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Martha Jane Watkins, age 72

Martha Jane Watkins, age 72, passed away on March 7, 2023. She was born on November 13, 1950 in Haskell, Texas to the late Robert Lee Rodgers Sr and Lois Loraine Jennings.

Martha spent 18 years serving in the United States Army. She enjoyed Reading, gardening, crafting, watching movies, and here recently watching cooking videos on YouTube.

Martha is preceded in death by her parents Robert and Lois Rodgers; brothers Tommy and Bernard Rodgers; and her granddaughter Teresa.

Martha leaves behind her children Misty Marie Loers (Robert), Jennifer DeAnn Burnside, and Victoria Lynn Mattix (Lee); grandchildren Bobbie Jean Cruz, Jason Andrew Flint, Justin Matthew Burnside, Ryan Alexander Coleman, Tristan Jean Deen, and Nathan Deen; great grandchildren Leonard Michael, Konnor Reily, Ryan Issac, Kaede Marie, Isaac Shepard, and Iris Marie; siblings James Rodgers, Bob Rodgers, Doyle Rodgers, Normie Rodgers, R.L. Rodgers, Barbara Rodgers, and Dora Watson.

Arrangements by A Natural State Funeral Service 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400. Online guestbook available at

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