Sue Adams Martin
DAWSON - Sue Adams Martin passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at her home at Bradford Court in Albany. She had lived in Albany for the last ten years following the death of her husband, Dr. W. J. Martin, Jr. DDS of Dawson. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, October 8th at First Baptist Church Dawson at 11 o’clock with burial immediately following at Cedar Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be an hour before the service in the Sanctuary. Pallbearers will be Ed Collier, Jimmy Cowart, Mike Mooney, Jack Powell, Tommy Rountree and Earle Spurlock.
Mrs. Martin was born on April 20, 1925 in Morgan, Georgia, raised in Calhoun County the daughter of the late Sheriff J.B. Adams and the late Jewell Adams. Mrs. Martin lived in Dawson for 52 years where she was a devoted wife and mother. She was a lady, the heart of her home, and she made home the best place in this world. She and Dr. Martin were married 57 wonderful years and enjoyed a wide circle of friends. She was a faithful member of First Baptist Church Dawson and a member of the Mary Martha Sunday School Class.
She is survived by her two children, daughter Cheryl Martin Waddell, and husband Doug, and son, W. J. Martin III “Bill” and wife Paige; two sisters, Mrs. Gerrry Burkett of Houston, TX and Mrs. Tinsley Dozier of Albany, GA; three grandchildren, Stephen Waddell and wife, Heather of Albany, GA, Jason Waddell and wife, Amy of Pensacola, FL, and W. J. Martin IV “Billy” of Atlanta, GA; three great-grandchildren, MacKenzie Waddell of Albany, GA, Wyatt Waddell of Albany, GA and Finley Waddell of Pensacola, FL; and six nieces and nephews, Melody Beck of Albany, GA, Greg Burkett (Janet), Tim Burkett (Dana) of Houston TX, Tinsley Dozier, and Kimberly Dozier of Albany, GA and Linda Fain Spurlock (Earle) of Lake Blackshear, GA.
Our great thanks and appreciation go to her loving caretakers, Lynda Robinson, Gloria Bush, Sonya Davis, Ashley Castleberry, and Albany Community Hospice.
Those desiring may make memorial contributions to First Baptist Church Alpha Pregnancy Center, Dawson, or the charity of your choice.
Harvey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Harvey Funeral Home