September 8, 2005

Mary Ruth Martin

Mrs. Mary Ruth Martin, of Cumming, died Thursday, August 25, 2005. Mrs. Martin was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband Earl W. Martin, her parents Troy and Maude Sorrells and her brothers and sisters-in-law. the Rev. Garland and Jeanette Sorrells, John Hugh and Ailene Sorrells, W. T. Sorrells and Robert Sorrells.

Survivors include: children - Lois and Terry Echols, Morrow; Earlene "Nene" Robertson, Peachtree City; Shirley and Robert "Frankie" Parrish, Decatur. grandchildren - David King, Cumming; Mary and Nathan Crowe, Oxford; Steve Echols, Morrow; Kimberly and George Bryan, Lawton, OK; Janet Echols, Morrow; Susan and Patrick Bewley, Conway, Ark., Ken and Marta Harp, Lilburn; Rebekah Robertson, Peachtree City. 13 great grandchildren, sisters and brother-in-law - Sue Puckett, Rydal; Sarah and Ivan Vernon, Tenn. Brother and sister-in-law - Gene and Ann Sorrells, Cumming. Brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law - Martha Sorrells; Mary Alice and the late Bonnie Thomas; Zeliah and the late Buck Martin; Rev. Robert and Shirley Martin; Donald and Vivian Martin; Diane and Johnny Gravitt, all of Cumming. Several other relatives also survive.

Funeral services were held Sunday, August 28, 2005 at 4 p.m., Coal Mountain Baptist Church with the Rev. Danny Bennett and Rev. Robert Martin, officiating.

Interment was in Sawnee View Memorial Gardens.

The family received friends at Ingram Funeral Home on Saturday from 4:30 to 9 p.m.

Ingram Funeral Home, Cumming, Georgia.