Patricia Martin(1945 - 2013)

Patricia Gaines Martin

Greenville

Patricia Gaines Martin, 67, of Greenville, wife of Luther Earnest Ramey, died Tuesday, January 1, 2013.

Born in Orangeburg, she was a daughter of Leatha Sullivan and the late Ray Homer Gaines.

Mrs. Martin worked as a waitress. She was a member of The Cathedral Community Church, was the Cubing Chairwoman of the Boy Scouts of America and a Den Mother. She enjoyed fishing, gardening, crafts, and her church and family.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, are a daughter, Leatha Martin King; three sons, Jerome Thomas Martin and wife, June, Louis Joseph Martin, and wife, Bobbie Jo, and Patrick Hoyt Martin and wife, Angie; two stepsons, Chris and Scott Ramey; eleven grandchildren; and seventeen great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Eddie Ray Gaines and a sister, Bonnie Carol Sullivan Williamson.

Visitation will be held Friday, January 4, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. at The Cathedral Community Church. The funeral service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Entombment will be in Greenville Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to Cancer Center of the Carolinas, 3 Butternut Drive, B, Greenville, SC 29605.

The family will be at the residence.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.thomasmcafee.com.

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Southeast, 1604 NE Main St. Simpsonville, SC 29681.


Published in The Greenville News on Jan. 3, 2013