Martha Elizabeth Veal, 83, departed this life Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 she was of the Methodist Faith. She was preceded in death by her father, Lee Gaines, mother and step-father, Lela and Walter Morton; siblings, Effie Williams, and Buck Gaines. Survivors include her children, Rodney (Peg) Veal, of Florida, Susan (Joel) Palmer, of Michigan, sister, Hester McKaig, of Rising Fawn; grandchildren, Thomas, Karly (Jeff), Andrew, Seth, Gracie, Ellie; great granddaughter, Audry; nephew, David Williams and family of Flintstone. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 6, in the chapel with the Rev. John Eldridge officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Hills Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. today and prior to the service Monday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Judes Childrens Hospital and/or American Cancer Society. Arrangements are by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home-Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia.