Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013, for Marion Kathrina Martin, 55, Gadsden, who died April 2, 2013. The Rev. Jeff Lyles will officiate. Burial will be at Union Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery. Village Chapel Funeral Home provided cremation services.
Marion was a member of Union Hill United Methodist Church and supporter of the Arts in Gadsden. She was preceded in death by her father, Jesse Martin Jr.; brother, Mitch Martin; grandparents, Carl and Edna Lipscomb and Hettie Lee and Jesse Martin Sr.
She is survived by her mother, Jane Y. Martin; uncle, Jim Young; aunt, Kay Ashley; aunt and uncle, Nancy and Charles Morton, Gadsden; cousins, John Morton, Jim Young Jr., Donya, Kevin and Erica Turner and Helen and Jason Ashley.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Union Hill United Methodist Church (2905 Tidmore Bend Road, Gadsden, AL 35901) and Tidmore Bend Volunteer Fire Department (1941 Tidmore Bend Road, Gadsden, AL 35901).
The family would like to say a special thanks to Dr. Harper, staff and doctors at Select Specialty at Trinity Hospital in Birmingham, Shokira, Sasha, Corey, Kristy, Kim, Todd of Amedisys and Billy Ray Thacker.
The family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. until time of service at Union Hill Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.