Martha Kay Sanchez, age 62 of Marion, Texas passed away peacefully on June 19, 2020, in San Angelo.
Martha was born on September 25, 1957. She was known by many as "Aunt Kay" and also had the nickname KatyBell. She was a waitress in her early years and then began her own cleaning business for many years. She retired from her company to help care for her mother. Martha was known for her huge heart, she never met a stranger and loved everyone she met, even greater than her love for people was her love for animals, especially dogs.
She was a keeper and collector of all things over the years from pennies to family keepsakes and all things Elvis, music and chocolate. She recently found she had a joy for motorcycle riding with her new love Tim and was happiest with her fur-babies, Starr, Bailey, Rascal and Annie.
Martha was preceded in death by her husband of forty years, Jesse Sanchez; her father, Bobby Dean Davis; her mother, Mary Jo Smith; her grandfather, Granville Jay Lilly; her grandmother, Ruby Pearl Lilly; her brother-in-law, Frank Sanchez; and a nephew, Dustin Alexander Jack.
Left behind to cherish her memory as her sisters, Carolyn and husband Ray Harris, Elizabeth and husband Karl Tyson; her brothers, Caylor and wife Irma Davis, Jay Davis, Bill and his wife Patsy Davis; sister-in-law, Deborah and her husband Erwin Ullrich; nieces and nephews, Franny, Bryan, Nicki, Lacy, Kriston, Ashley, Heather, Celeste, Kimberly, Frankie, Ileana, Naomi, Paul and April; many great nieces and nephews; her very dear friends, Marilyn Sue Marlow and Kimberly Jo Smith; her new love, Tim Duniohin and his children, Gennie, Elizabeth, Justin, David and Julian; and Tim's grandchildren, Angelia, Adaliane, Ashton and one on the way.
Martha Kay brough joy to everyone who knew her and will be dearly missed.
A servcie to celebrate Martha's life will be held at a future date.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in her memory to
The Last Chance Rescue
P.O. Box 1226
Gregory, Texas 78359
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