AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Erma Faye Martin entered into rest on Saturday, February 25, 2006, at Doctor's Hospital.
Mrs. Erma Faye Martin was the wife of the late James E. Martin. Mrs. Martin was born in Columbia County, GA and had lived in the Augusta area for 41 years. She graduated from Harlem High School in 1957. She was a member of Cliffwood Presbyterian Church and had retired as the office manager at the Carpet Mart. Mrs. Martin was lover of baseball and was an avid Braves fan. She had a great love for her family and friends.
Survivors include her son, Daniel E. Martin (Cree Ann) of Augusta and the late Douglas A. Martin HTFN U.S. Navy; grandsons, Douglas A. Martin and James Lee Martin; sister, Adele B. Adams of Thomson; brothers, George E. Baston of Gafney, S.C., and Gene "P'Nut" Baston of Johnston, S.C., and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, February 28, 2006, 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Thomas Poteet & Son with Rev. Michael Cannon officiating.
Pallbearers were Ron Hale, Rick Rezzelle, Brad Raborn, Bill Eakin, John Schreiber, John McManus and Guy Lane. Honorary pallbearers were the congregation at Cliffwood Presbyterian Church. Interment followed at Bellevue Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Assoc. 2050 Walton Way, Suite 208, Augusta, GA 30904 or to the American Diabetes Assoc. P.O. Box 1132, Fairfax, VA 22038-1132.
Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors was in charge of funeral arrangements.