Martha Earnhardt Death: Mother of Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Danny Earnhardt is Dead, Cause of Death, Obituary News

Martha Earnhardt Death – Cause of Death: Mother of Dale Earnhardt (American race car driver), Martha Earnhardt has passed away. Obituary and Funeral Arrangements are still pending.

Martha Earnhardt, mother of American professional stock car driver and team owner, Dale Earnhardt who raced from 1975 to 2001 in the former NASCAR Winston Cup Series died on Christmas day, family announced.

“It’s with a sad heart Kaye Earnhardt Snipes and I want you to know our Mother Martha Earnhardt passed away on Christmas Day,” Cathy Earnhardt Watkins wrote.

“She is beautiful and gloriously rejoined with her husband Ralph and her sons Dale, Randy and Danny. She is walking through the Pearly Gates with that beautiful smile and a spring in her step.”

Kelley Earnhardt Miller and Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced their grandmother died Dec. 25 in a joint statement.

Martha lived in Kannapolis. She was the wife of Ralph and mother of Dale Sr., Danny Sr. Randy, Cathy and Kaye.

“It is with great sadness that we share the news that Martha Earnhardt passed away Christmas evening. As we grieve her loss and begin to imagine life without our beloved ‘Mamaw,’ we find solace in knowing she is at peace in eternal glory and in joyous reunion with her husband Ralph and sons Dale, Randy and Danny,” the statement read. “Please keep our family in your thoughts and prayers, and thank you so much for loving our Mamaw as if she were your own. She was not just the matriarch to our family, but she was the matriarch to multiple generations of race fans.”

While announcing Martha’s passing, her cause of death was not disclosed. Martha is the wife of Ralph Earnhardt and mother of 7 time NASCAR Cup Series champion Dale Earnhardt.

According to Cathy, arrangements details will be shared later. The announcement of her death was flooded by heartfelt tributes and condolences. She will be missed.

“She was a great southern mamma, lady, and true servant of God,” Alice Tucker Oehler wrote. “She truly has entered the gates of heaven into the waiting presence of her Lord and the waiting arms of her loving husband.”