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Pearl Martin Wright

March 9, 1924 - March 11, 2016

Burial Date March 15, 2016

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Pearl Wright Martin

Pearl Wright Martin, 92, formerly of Halifax passed away Friday, March 11, 2016. She was the wife of the late Albert Lacy Martin.

Mrs. Martin was born in Campbell County, March 9, 1924, daughter of the late Alva Robinson Wright and Lucy Ann Roach Wright. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Republican Grove. Mrs. Martin was also a former employee of Burlington Industries.

She is survived by one grandson, Ken Short (Diane) of Cody; three granddaughters, Rhonda Taylor (Tony) of Amelia, Barbara Fisher (Wayne) of Volens, Sandra Vaughn (Jeffrey) of Keeling; one son-in-law, Jr. Terry of Keeling, one daughter-in-law, Fran Martin of Fayetteville, N.C.; six step-grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, eight step great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by one son, A. G. Martin, a daughter, Vivian Short Terry, a grandson, Ronnie Short, a granddaughter, Judy Short and a great grandchild, Amber Taylor.

A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at First Baptist Church of Republican Grove by the Rev. Shelton Miles with interment to follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends following the service in the fellowship hall.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church of Republican Grove Building Fund.