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Latillie Hope Rollins Martin
Birth: Mar. 4, 1888
Rogers
Benton County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Nov. 2, 1980
Augusta
Butler County
Kansas, USA

Latillie Hope Rollins was the youngest of eight children born to Elias T. Rollins and Cecelia Roselette Love.

"Tillie" married Joseph Banner Martin in Wichita, KS on May 7, 1913. They would have 3 sons, Marvin Rupert, John Byron and Joseph Elden Martin. They would be married over 61 years before Joe's death in 1974. She was a prolific writer of poetry and her son, Marvin, had them published in a Memory Book. She wrote the following poem after the close of World War II

The Service Flag
With a feeling of joy and gladness
We take from our window today,
The flag that long has been hanging there,
A star for each son away.
Our hearts overflow with thanksgiving
For the stars are blue, as of old,
God pity the homes, there are many,
Wherein hangs a star of gold. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elias T. Rollins (1851 - 1894)
  Cecelia Roselette Love Rollins (1850 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Banner Martin (1885 - 1974)*
 
 Children:
  Marvin Rupert Martin (1916 - 2001)*
  John Byron Martin (1918 - 1947)*
  Joseph Elden Martin (1925 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jeremiah Madison Rollins (1873 - 1966)*
  Amanda Elvina Rollins Freeman (1876 - 1971)*
  Flora Jane Rollins Hardie (1879 - 1963)*
  Cora E. Rollins (1883 - 1885)*
  Latillie Hope Rollins Martin (1888 - 1980)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Augusta
Butler County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 8, Lot 41, Space 1 - Interred 11/5/1980
 
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Record added: Feb 07, 2003
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- Michelle ❤❤💕❤❤
 Added: Jun. 25, 2014

- sniksnak
 Added: Dec. 2, 2013
In your memory, for the love of reading & poetry.
- Joseph Wilby
 Added: Aug. 25, 2013
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