|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1908|
|Death: ||Oct. 19, 1997|
Malissa Fay Martin Wire was the granddaughter of Harrison Joseph Martin and Margaret Jane Stoops Martin.
She was the great-granddaughter of Joseph Stoops and Margaret R.J. Hostutler Stoops and of Adolphus Martin and Sarah Waters Martin, all of Ripley County, Indiana.
After her mother Bertha died in February, 1915, in childbirth, her paternal grandmother Margaret Martin took care of and nurtured Fay and her two sisters for two years until her father Emmett Martin remarried.
She was the mother of Donald G. Wire.
She was the grandmother of Loren D. Wire.
She lived to the age of 89.
She was given the first name Malissa in honor of her maternal aunt, Melissa Ellen Stoops Martin of Ripley County, Indiana.
Emmett Salathiel Martin (1884 - 1973)
Bertha Alice Downey Martin (1888 - 1915)
Frederick Aaron Wire (1906 - 1993)*
Bernelda Marie Martin Day (1907 - 1984)*
Malissa Fay Martin Wire (1908 - 1997)
Mabel Margaret Martin Benjamin (1915 - 1995)*
Ruby Louise Martin (1921 - 1974)**
Garland Brook Cemetery
Plot: Space 1, lot 394
Created by: familysearcher
Record added: Apr 21, 2013
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