We are sad to confirm the unexpected, tragic loss of Martha K. Jones on April 15, 2010. She was greatly loved, & will be missed by many. She leaves behind her mother-in-law Irene Jones, sister Elizabeth Johnson, daughter Cindy Jones, daughter & son-in-law Sandy & Max Ratliff. Ms Martha is also grieved by her special “grandchildren”, Tara & Rusty Ratliff, Crystal, Jonathan, & Michael Hale, as well as her very special “great grandson”, Logan Ratliff. A Memorial Service and reception will be held 1:00 pm Friday, April 23, 2010 at the First United Methodist Church, 1589 W. Maple Rd, Birmingham, Michigan. Please wear colorful clothes. In lieu of flowers, Martha requested donations to: Alma College, The Detroit Institute of Arts, The North Country Trail, or Appalachian Mountain Club. If you want to send flowers, please send cut flowers. .