Mrs. Jessie Lou Martin, age 82, passed away May 20, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Martin was born May 26, 1936 a daughter of the late Hubert and Geneva Phipps Sarvis. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Martin was predeceased by one brother; LaRue Sarvis and a son in law; Henry Flowers. Mrs. Martin was a lifelong member of Gethesemane Baptist Church. Mrs. Martin was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She enjoyed gardening and keeping her yards immaculate. Mrs. Martin is survived by her husband of 67 years; Mr. Eldon Martin of the home, one son; Barry Martin (Karen), two daughters; Sharon Flowers and June Lambert, all of Galivants Ferry, seven grandchildren; Daron Lambert, Ryan Lambert (Becky), Drew Martin (Tiffany), Trent Martin (Ally), Brett Martin (Cassie), Cameron Flowers (Heather), Landon Flowers, and seven great grandchildren; Dylan Lambert, Noah Lambert, John Ryan Lambert, Madelyn Martin, Evan Martin, Nolan Martin, and Doc Martin.
Funeral services for Mrs. Martin will be held 12:00 PM Wednesday at Gethesemane Baptist Church with Rev. Billy Phillips officiating.
Burial will follow at Rehobeth United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be held prior to the service from 11:00-11:45 AM at Gethesemane Baptist Church.
Memorials can be made to Gethesemane Baptist Church, 4461 Nichols Hwy. Galivants Ferry, SC 29544.
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