November 5, 1928 – June 1, 2020 

William Martin Bretherton, 91, of Big Canoe died June 1 at Pruitt Health Care in Jasper. 

For many years, Bretherton sang with the Men’s Chorus of The Big Canoe Chapel. 

Born November 5, 1928 to John and Marion Bretherton in Philadelphia, Pa., he was preceded in death by his wife Beverly Bretherton and brother John P. (Jack) Bretherton.

Surviving are sons Martin Bretherton Jr., Canton, Ga., Robert Bretherton, Ellijay, John Bretherton, Payson, Ariz., Fred Bretherton, Norwalk, Conn. And eight grandchildren.  

A memorial service will be held at a later date in Philadelphia, Pa.

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