Dent, Martha Varner

Age: 81

Martha Varner Dent, 81, of Stockbridge, died Wednesday, May 18, 2011. She was born in Atlanta, to the late John Joseph and Sallie Kate Smith Varner. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James Ethridge Dent; siblings, Sara Sims, Fannie Kate Allen, Mary Fincher, Johnny Varner, and Ben Varner. She is survived by her daughter, Brenda (Jerry) Cagle, of McDonough; sister, Betty J. Gaines; sister-in-law, Peggy Varner, and several nieces and nephews. Graveside Services will be held at 2:30 p.m., on Saturday, May 21, at McDonough City Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday, May 20, from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at the Funeral Home. Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, (770) 914-1414.