Marie Martin

WEST POINT – Marie Martin, 96, died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at her home. She was born on Dec. 18, 1916 in Marietta to Henry Edwards Mills and Oma Lee Evans.

She was a retired instructor seamstress for Franklin Furniture and a Baptist.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Southern Funeral Home Chapel in Houston with Bro. Ben Yarber leading the service. Burial will follow in Arbor Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be Saturday from 11 a.m. until service time at Southern Funeral Home Chapel.

She is survived by her daughters, Bertha Free (Elton) of Memphis, Charlene Shockley of Hickory Withe, Tenn., and Janice Moore (Walter) of West Point; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charlie C. Martin; 13 siblings; 1 grandson; and 3 great-grandchildren.

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