Tracy Pauline Martin, daughter of George Robert and Wanda Mae Heimbeaugh Eidson, was born July 15, 1960 in Camdenton, Missouri. She departed this life Saturday, August 25, 2012, in Lake Regional Health Systems, Osage Beach, Missouri, at the age of fifty-two years, one month, and eleven days.
On May 22, 1998, Tracy was united in marriage to Kenneth Carl Martin and together they have shared the past twenty-nine years.
Tracy was preceded in death by her father, George Eidson; a niece, Alisha Eidson and a sister-in-law, Rickie Lynn Martin.
She is survived by her husband, Kenny, of the home; children, Justin Eidson and wife Heather of Montreal, Missouri, Kimber Claiborn and husband Michael of Montreal, Missouri; grandchildren, Kadin, Kyle, and Maddison Eidson, Ethan and Eli Claiborn; her mother, Wanda Mae Eidson of Roach, Missouri; brothers, Eddie Eidson and wife Nicole of Roach, Missouri and Jack Eidson and wife Marla of Branch, Missouri; sister Stacy Kinney and husband Chris of Branch, Missouri; brother-in-laws, Frank Martin of Kearney, Missouri and Wayne Martin of Texas; sister-in-laws, Virginia Lowery and husband Don of Lebanon, Missouri, Norman Emery and husband Tom of Camdenton, Missouri, and Elizabeth Dean of Camdenton, Missouri; as well as a number of nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives and many dear friends.
Tracy was born in Camdenton and was a graduate of Macks Creek High School in the Class of 1978. She was a lifelong resident of Camden County.
She had accepted Christ at an early age and was re-baptized in 2011. Tracy was attending Laclede Cowboy Church at the time of her passing.
She worked as a line supervisor at Laker Tackle in Camdenton for sixteen years and was named most improved employee in 2005. She also spent time working as a CNA.
Tracy loved her family and enjoyed taking care of her grandchildren. In her spare time, she liked to ride her horses, attending her grandchildren’s rodeos, fishing and swimming.
Tracy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, sister-in-law, and aunt, and was a caring neighbor and friend. We celebrate her life and accomplishments and will cherish the many wonderful memories she has created for her family and many dear friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 28, 2012 in Allee-Holman-Howe Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 12-1 p.m., Tuesday in the funeral home.
Allee-Holman-Howe Funeral Home of Camdenton is assisting the family with arrangements.