Mary Helen Martin, 75, of Pearisburg, departed this life Thursday morning, April 11, 2019 at her home in the care of her family and hospice. Born in Giles County on February 5, 1944, she was a daughter of the late Raymond and Mary Elizabeth Lang Whittaker. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Paul Lee Martin, her son David Martin, her brothers Robert Whittaker and BoBo Whittaker, her sister Betty Ann Whittaker, her grandson Andrew Martin and her sister-in-law Helen Whittaker.
She leaves to cherish her memory her son Raymond J Martin of Narrows; her daughters Bonnie Jones of Pearisburg and Katrina Tate of Pulaski; her brothers Truman Whittaker and Roger Whittaker; her sisters Shirley Ratcliffe, Frances Snider and Marie Fisher; her three grandchildren and her fifteen great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, April 13, 2019, at 12:00 noon in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke, with burial following in the Martin Cemetery in Pembroke. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour before the services. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com