Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Ernest McMillan, age 66, of Hemingway
Janie Norris Martin, age 78, wife of 59 years to M.H. Martin, passed away on Tues., May 27, 2014 at Tideland’s Hospice House.
Mrs. Martin was born in Conway, a daughter of the late John William and Fannie Bertie Lewis Norris.
She was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling, and shopping.
She was a member of Lakewood Baptist Church where she attended the Violet Long Sunday School Class.
Prior to her illness, Mrs. Martin was employed by the Rural Water District of Georgetown.
In addition to her husband she is survived by her children, Ricky Martin and his wife, Debbie, of Georgetown, Sharon M. Brown of Pawleys Island; her grandchildren, Marie Martin Philipp (Drew) of Greenwood, Christopher Brown (Ava) of Pawleys Island, Mandy Martin of Charleston, Brook Brown of Pawleys Island, Nicholas Brown of Georgetown, Travis Brown(Amber) of Georgetown; great-grandchildren, Spencer Brown and Seven Doutt of Pawleys Island, Emma Grace Brown of Georgetown; her sisters, Ruby Coleman(Maxcy) of Georgetown, Betty Causey(John) of Georgetown, Dock P. Norris(Estelle) of Conway; special nephew, Patrick Causey of Georgetown, special niece, Patty Cumbee(Larry); and other numerous extended family.
A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. on Thurs., May 29, 2014 at First Baptist Church of Georgetown, with Dr. Ted Sherrill and Rev. Larry Deeter officiating.
Entombment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery Mausoleum.
The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Parlor of First Baptist Church of Georgetown prior to the funeral service.
The family requests in lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to Tideland’s Hospice House, 2591 North Fraser St., Georgetown, SC 29440, First Baptist Church, 219 Cleland St., Georgetown, SC 29440, or Lakewood Baptist Church, 171 Lakewood Dr., Georgetown, SC 29440.
An online guestbook is available at www.goldfinchfuneralhome.com
Goldfinch Funeral Home, Conway Chapel is serving the family.
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