|Birth: ||May 12, 1911|
|Death: ||Dec. 14, 2006|
From THE SWEETWATER REPORTER:
Essie Roberta Martin
Essie Roberta Martin of the Hoyt House, Sweetwater, died Dec. 14, 2006, in a local hospital after a brief illness.
Mrs. Martin, 95, was born in Sand Creek, Okla., on May 12, 1911. She married Buel Martin on Aug. 29, 1930, in Medford, Okla., and he preceded her in death in July 1999. The Martins were longtime residents of Houston prior to their retirement to Point Blank on Lake Livingston.
She is survived by two sons, Dale Martin and his wife, Lillian, of Sweetwater, and Doyle Martin and his wife, Nell, of Point Blank. Mrs. Martin is also survived by five grandchildren, Kaye Rawlings of Abilene, Mark Martin of Sweetwater, Kim Lawrie of Dallas, Kathryn Erekson of Dripping Springs and Elizabeth Podhorsky of Houston, and 12 great-grandchildren.
Waltrip Funeral Home of Houston is in charge of graveside services on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2006, at 3 p.m. at Memorial Oaks Cemetery in Houston.
McCoy Funeral Home of Sweetwater is in charge of local arrangements.
The family wishes to acknowledge the caring and professional staff of Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital and Hendrick Hospice.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hendrick Hospice Care, P.O. Box 1922, Abilene, TX 79604.
Memorial Oaks Cemetery
GPS (lat/lon): 29.78339, -95.61628
Created by: Janie Healer Davis
Record added: Dec 15, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 17032036
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