Marthalou Wooten, 88, of Greenfield, passed away on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at Morristown Manor in Shelby County. She was born on July 19, 1928, in Martinsville, Ind., to the late Kenneth and Faye (Fulford) Bennett.
Marthalou graduated from Charlottesville High School and spent her life as a homemaker raising her family whom she loved dearly, as well as Indiana Gas Co. & Kroger. She married the love of her life Lowell R. Wooten on February 18, 1949. Marthalou was a member of Kappa Kappa Sigma Sorority; Art Club; USFW Friends Church; Greenfield Friends Church, where she spent over 50 years as a Sunday school teacher, and was an avid card player.
Surviving Marthalou is her son, Ty (Keri) Wooten of Indianapolis; daughters, Naomi Lyman of Bloomington; Nancy Wooten of Greenfield; Lou Ann Miller of Morristown; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Preceding Marthalou in death are her parents listed above; husband, Lowell Wooten; son, John Wooten; brothers, Robert; Fieldon; Merl; and Ronald Bennett; sisters, Betty Stewart; Naomi Bennett; Juanita Bullard; and Merlene Potts.
Friends may visit from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, June 23, 2017, at Stillinger Family Funeral Home, Pasco Chapel of Greenfield, 1780 W. Main St, Greenfield. A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 24, 2017, at the funeral home with burial immediately following at Philadelphia Church Cemetery in Philadelphia.
Memorial contributions in memory of Marthalou may be sent to the Greenfield Friends Church, 323 W. Park Ave, Greenfield, IN 46140.
Friends may share memories or condolences with the family online at stillingerfamily.com.