- Last Updated on 07:43 AM 09/30/13
Mrs. Bertha Davis Martin of 1108 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, died on Friday, Sept. 27, at the age of 82.
She was born on April 17, 1931 to the late Albert Quincy Davis and the late Alice Newby Davis. She was married to the late Robert Noland Martin Sr.
She was a member of Southside Baptist Church in South Boston and a former machine operator with Craddock Terry Shoe Company.
Mrs. Martin is survived by two sons, Dean Martin and wife Dale of Axton and Robert N. Martin Jr. and wife June; one sister, Margie Jones; and one brother, Albert Davis, both of South Boston; five grandchildren, Donna Kazor, David Martin, Lillian Martin, Robert R. Martin and Crystal Martin; 11 great-grandchildren, Coy, Mallory and Jacey Kazor, Devin, Dylan and Destiny Martin, Erin Jones, Paige and Kalyn Conner, Evan Gwynn and Samantha Martin.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Joe Davis, Lewis Davis and William Davis; and four sisters, Elsie Hamm, Lavania Yancey, Lossie Choplin and Inez Morris.
Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 30, at 2 p.m. at Brooks Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Don Bryant officiating. Burial will follow in Halifax Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at Brooks Funeral Home on Sunday from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. and other times at the home, 1108 Wilborn Ave., South Boston.
Those wishing to give memorials are asked to consider Southside Baptist Church, 2140 Alphonse Dairy Road, South Boston.
Online condolences may be made at www.brooksfhinc.com