Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 25, in the Rockingham Wesleyan Church with Rev. Philip Huber officiating. Interment will be private. A private memorial service will also be held in Sylva, NC at a later date.
Born January 9, 1936, in Rockingham, she was a daughter of the late Carl and Nellie Gibson Turner. She was a homemaker, and was the Pianist and a lifelong member of the Rockingham Wesleyan Church.
Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Arthur Glenn Martin; two sons, Michael Martin and wife Susan of Hamlet, Gerry Martin and wife Vicki of York, SC; two daughters, Glenda Cody and husband Kevin of Pinehurst, Sherry Cooper and husband Elijah of Ellerbe; eight grandchildren, Beth Turner, David Martin, Chris McCormick, Andrew McCormick, Matthew Cooper, Mark Cooper, Ben Cooper, and Jacob Martin; ten great-grandchildren, Michaela Mitchell, Addison Baldwin, Bailey McCormick, Luke McCormick, Chase McCormick, Jayden McCormick, Kyleigh McCormick, Mylie McCormick, Dakota Davis, and Emma Rose Richardson; a brother, Jennings Turner and wife Debbie of Anderson, SC; a sister, Angela Salome and husband Chris of Hamlet; and two faithful pets, Ernie Bird and Barney Glenn.
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6-8:00 at the Rockingham Wesleyan Church, 618 N. Lee St., Rockingham and at other times at the home at 241 Bethany Road, Ellerbe.
Memorials in Doris’ honor may be made to the Rockingham Wesleyan Church, 618 N. Lee St., Rockingham, NC 28379.
Russell-Marks Funeral Home is serving the Martin family.
— Paid obituary
Richmond County Daily Journal
Wednesday, June 24, 2009