Mable Eloise Martin, 89, of 3188 Muddy Run Road, Burnsville, Virginia passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014 at her residence.
She was born June 29, 1924 in Williamsville, Virginia, the daughter of the late Albert Griffin and Elsie Bennett Griffin.
She was married to the late Sidney T. Martin who preceded her in death on July 24, 2003.
Mrs. Martin retired as a cook from various restaurants throughout the county.
She attended Burnsville United Methodist Church. She was a wonderful and devoted mother and wife; she enjoyed cooking and feeding people; and loved flowers.
She is survived by three children, Gerald Martin & wife Charlotte of Covington, Virginia, Gene Martin & wife Ruby of Burnsville, Virginia and Dale Martin & wife Betty of Millboro, Virginia; 6 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; 2 great great-grandchildren; and a sister; Frances Witt of Chicago, Illinois.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Marion Bennett.
A graveside funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at the McClintic Cemetery in Williamsville with Pastor Donald Lee Altizer officiating.