Martha Elizabeth Kyzer Tubbs, 87, of McGehee, passed away on July 6, 2019 at Hospice Home Care in Little Rock.
She was born on January 8, 1932 in Lake Village, to the late Gladys Mae Lawson and Floyd Edward Kyzer.
She was employed at Wells Lamont Glove Factory until her retirement in 1998. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in McGehee. She loved her church and enjoyed painting and spending time with her friends and family.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lamar E. Tubbs; her step-father, James Conrad; her brother, Thomas Edward Kyzer; and a son, Edward Lamar “Biggun” Tubbs.
Survivors include a daughter, Sue Tubbs Pambianchi (Lawrence) of McGehee; two sons, Earnest Larry Tubbs (Peggy) of Bellaire and Lemuel Eugene Tubbs (Holly) of Little Rock; a brother, Ernest Doyle Kyzer of Naples, Texas; Jane Tubbs, her daughter-in-law of McGehee; grandchildren, Shane Smith (Stephanie) of Little Rock, Laressa Summitt (Jason) of Bellaire, Amanda Montgomery (Heath) of East End, Jason Rana (Tiffani) of Beebe, and Drew Kyzer Tubbs of Little Rock; great-grandchildren Payton and Riley Smith of Little Rock, and Baxter and Lyla Ray Summitt of Bellaire; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 9 from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Kenny Culpepper officiating. Burial will be at McGehee Cemetery.
Donations may be made to McGehee Desha County Hospital, 900 South Third Street, McGehee, Arkansas 71654 or Hospice Home Care, 2200 South Bowman Road, Little Rock, Arkansas 72211.