Viola Martin(1929 - 2013)

Viola Deshields Martin

Salisbury—Viola Deshields Martin, (83) of Salisbury died Friday, January 25, 2013, at her home on Lake Street

Born in Weptiquin, Md she was the daughter of the late Zola Hull Brown and Benjamin Hull of Weptiquin, Md.

She was a loving mother, sister, aunt and grandmother.

She is survived by her husband Robert Martin; three sisters, Elizabeth Lawrence (Goldsboro) of Quantico, Nancy Scott of Centerville and Nellie Hayman (James) of Salisbury; one brother Charles Oliver Hull of Baltimore; four sons Herschel Deshields Jr. (Janice) of Millville, NJ, Marvin Deshields Sr. (Linda) of Salisbury, Hilton Deshields Sr. (Debbie) of Salisbury and Douglass Deshields Sr. (Elise) of Salisbury; one step daughter Sherri Coley of Atlanta, GA, Several nieces, nephews, cousins, grand children and friends.

A memorial service will be held at Mt. Zion U.M Church -Quantico, MD, Saturday February 2, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. noon. Funeral service will follow Rev. Lawrence H. Purnell Sr. will officiate. Arrangements are in the care of Bennie Smith Funeral Home in Salisbury.

Naomi Chapter #16 order of Eastern Star service will be from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Published in The Daily Times from Jan. 31 to Feb. 1, 2013