Martha Bonner Sorrough – Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army

From a contemporary press report:

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Visitation services for retired Womens Army corps Lieutenant Colonel Martha Bonner Sorrough, 88, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, December 1, 2001, at the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home. Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery. Mrs. Sorrough was born May 13, 1913, in Madill, Oklahoma, to the late Charles Curtis and Ida May Jackson Bonner. She died November 27, 2001, at her residence.

She moved from Sunnyvale, California, to Ardmore 30 years ago and was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Women's Army Corps. She was a member of Women's Army Corps Association, National Association of Women, Southern Oklahoma Retired Officers Association and the National Democratic Party. She and Colonel Fred Sorrough were married on July 18, 1953, in Rockville, Maryland. He preceded her in death on December 17, 1962.

She is survived by two nephews, Arlie Beane of Houston, and Ron Bonner of Broken Arrow; three great-nephews, Michael Beane of Lake Tahoe, Nevada, John Bonner and Stephen Bonner, both of Broken Arrow; two great-nieces, Katie Bonner of Norman, and Kerry Beane of Hawaii.

SORROUGH, FRED H

  • MAJ   US AIR FORCE
  • WORLD WAR II, KOREA, VIETNAM
  • DATE OF BIRTH: 05/29/1915
  • DATE OF DEATH: 12/17/1962
  • BURIED AT: SECTION 1  SITE 182-B
  • ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

SORROUGH, FRED H

  • CAPTAIN MAJOR RES USAF
  • DATE OF BIRTH: 05/29/1915
  • DATE OF DEATH: 12/17/1962
  • BURIED AT: SECTION I  SITE 182-B
  • ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

SORROUGH, MARTHA M

  • DATE OF BIRTH: 05/13/1913
  • DATE OF DEATH: 11/27/2001
  • BURIED AT: SECTION 1  SITE 182-B
  • ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

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