Allene Weatherington (3-9-19) service 3-12-19

Allene Martin Weatherington, of Milledgeville, was born on Sept. 18, 1924, in Henderson County, Tennessee, to John and Martha Hopper Martin. She crossed over to be with the Lord in the early morning hours on Saturday, March 9, surrounded by loving family.
She is survived by her daughter, Carolyn Roberts of Milledgeville; granddaughter, Micki Stephens and husband Will of Collierville, Tennessee; grandson, Timothy Roberts and wife Tanya of Southhaven, Mississippi; four great-grandchildren, Ellen Sartori and husband Jay, Matt Foley, Joseph Pate and Madison Stephens, all of Memphis; three great-great-grandchildren, Nathan Foley, Ethan Foley and Savannah Sartori, all of Memphis; two sisters, Dorothy Brooks and Ruby Clark; both of Sardis; and one brother, Gilbert Martin of Arlington, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Barney O. Weatherington; parents, John and Martha Martin; granddaughter, Rhonda Foley; beloved son in law, Tommy Roberts; siblings:  sister, Edith Boughton, and brothers, Arch Martin, Kye Martin, Clyde Martin, Albert Martin, Claude Martin and George Martin.
She will be sorely missed, especially when we gather around any dinner table, when we reach for the fruit of her labor, her sage council and advice, her willing shoulder to lean on or her strong faith and fellowship in Christ.
Services were held on Tuesday, March 12, at 1 p.m., at Hurricane Primitive Baptist Church in Sardis with Cecil Woodruff, Allen Broughton and Lloyd Blankenship officiating. Burial followed in Milledgeville Cemetery at Milledgeville.