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Myrtle Mae Masters, 85, Erwin, died Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at the Christian Care Center. She was born in Mitchell, N.C. and was a daughter of the late Millard F. and Emma Hughes Johnson.
Mrs. Masters was a technician at Texas Instruments for 17 years prior to retiring in 1988. She was a member of Chestoa Baptist Church and attended the Church of God.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Loyd Masters in 1990, and a brother, Arnold Gene Johnson.
Survivors include a daughter: Nina Crain and husband Eddie, Erwin; two sons: Danny Masters and wife Melissa, Erwin; Tim Masters, and wife Faye, Unicoi; brother: Millard “Buddy” Johnson, Fall Branch; four grandsons; two granddaughters; 10 great grandchildren.
Graveside service was held at 1 p.m., May 26, at Mountain Home National Cemetery. The Rev. John Edwards officiated.
Valley Funeral Home was in charge.