Martha Faye Buse Whitten, 81, born in Texarkana, TX on February 24, 1938, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 30, 2019.
Martha passionately loved Jesus, her family, and friends. She was a successful business owner of Martha's Missy Petites as well as a buyer for MM Cohn.
She was the second child born to Hobert & Bessie Lee Buse who preceded her in death. Martha is also preceded in death by husbands, Ercil Crawford and Jimmy Whitten; and son, Kevin Nicholas.
She is survived by a sister, Melba Rhyne (Lloyd) and brother Wayne Buse (Chava); two sons Keith Nicholas (Terri) and Kyle Nicholas (Michelle); daughter-in-law, Edith; two step-daughters, Christy Wohner (Robert) and Barbie Rauch (Paul); six grandchildren, Kortney Johnson (James), Kirk Nicholas (Jennifer), Kaley Dippolito (Tanner), Keaton Nicholas (Hannah), Kale Nicholas and Katelynn Nicholas; four step-grandchildren, Amberly Betz (Ryan), Alyson LaVigne (James), Brittany Carter (Ricky) and Jordan Rauch; twelve great-grandchildren, her beloved dog, Precious, and many other loving family members and friends.
Visitation will be at Roller-Owens Funeral Home, 5509 JFK, North Little Rock, on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 from 6-8 p.m. Funeral will be at First Baptist Church Maumelle, 100 Valencia Drive, Maumelle, on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 10 a.m. Graveside service will be at Cato Historic Cemetery 13915 Frenchman Mountain Road, Sherwood AR.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Maumelle First Baptist Church.