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Gloria A.M. Martin, 79, of Alton, died Sunday, April 15, 2012, at The Woodview. She was born April 20, 1932.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David Hill Martin, on April 10, 2012. She also was preceded in death by a grandson, William Rainey Jeffries.
Mrs. Martin was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church.
Survivors include three daughters, Cheryl Jones of Stanardsville; Robin DeJarnette of Culpeper; and Dawn Walton of Sutherlin; two sons, Jeffrey Martin of Rocky Mount and Bruce Martin of Benson, N.C.; grandchildren David Martin-Jones, Jane Martin-Jones, Martin Jeffries, Amanda Martin, Jacob Walton, Benjamin Walton, Lindsey Martin and Morgan Martin; great-grandchildren Ryan Chase Rigney and Jasmine Davis.
A joint celebration of life service for both Mrs. Martin and Mr. Martin will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 21, at Calvary United Methodist Church.
The family will receive friends immediately following the service.
Memorials may be made to Calvary United Methodist Church, 4121 East Hyco Road, South Boston, VA 24592; Halifax Regional Hospice, 2204 Wilborn Avenue, South Boston, VA 24592 or Turbeville Volunteer Fire Department, Alton, VA 24520.