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Martha E. (Fyffe) Vinson

December 27, 1941 ~ March 18, 2018 (age 76)
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Martha Elizabeth (Fyffe) Vinson, 76, of Zanesfield, went home to be with our Lord on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at Memorial Gables surrounded by family and friends after a long battle with kidney and liver disease.

A longtime resident of Union and Logan counties, she loved he English Bulldog Mr. T, playing bingo, putting puzzles together, crocheting, shopping at the local Goodwill and she could not pass a yard sale without stopping to look, but most of all, she loved spending time with her family and friends.

Martha retired from the Scioto Juvenile Correctional Facility in Rathbone after 32 years of mentoring youth as a corrections officer.

Born December 27, 1941 in Ross County, she was the daughter of the late Theodore R. and Maybel (Speakman) Fyffe. She now joins her husband, Donald J. Vinson, Sr. whom she married November 20, 1958 in Chillicothe and he preceded her in death on December 9, 2011.

She leaves behind her 4 children, Brenda (Brian) Fout of West Mansfield, Donald J. (Patience Thornburg) Vinson, Jr. of Zanesfield, Terry J. (Stacey) Vinson of Cardington and Adam S. (Lora) Vinson of Marysville; 10 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Alma Adams of Waverly and Grace Lyons of Chillicothe and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

Friends may call from 5-8 P.M. Tuesday at Wilson Funeral Home, Mannasmith Chapel where funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. Pastor John Ramsey will officiate and burial will follow at Oakdale Cemetery next to her husband. Memorial Contributions can be made to the Buckeye Bulldog Rescue in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the family at

Donations may be made to:

Buckeye Bulldog Rescue
P.O. Box 641, Grove City OH 43123

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