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Joyce Newcomb Martin

June 15, 1946 — March 10, 2024

Clover

Joyce Newcomb Martin

Joyce Newcomb Martin of Clover passed away Sunday, March 10, 2024 at the age of 77.  She was born in Halifax County on June 15, 1946 to the late John “Jim” Newcomb and the late Sarah Martin Newcomb.   She was married to the late Ernest E. Martin.

 

She was of the Christian Faith.  Family was what Joyce treasured most, especially her grandchildren.   She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. 

 

Left to cherish her memory:

Her Daughters

Sandra Charlene Martin Williams (Marty) of New Bern, NC

Barbara Jean Martin Wickham (Doug) of Christiansburg, VA

Amber Michelle Martin Moody (Eugene) of Halifax

Ten Grandchildren

Six Great Grandchildren

Siblings

Donna Martin (Benny) of Clover, VA

Ronnie Newcomb of South Boston

Dave Newcomb of South Boston

Host of Nieces and Nephews

 

***Preceded in death by***

One Daughter

Deborah Ann Martin Hunt

Two Brothers

John and Allen Newcomb

 

Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 16, 2024 at 2:00 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Dave Kidd officiating. Burial to follow in Ellis Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

 

The family will receive friends on Saturday, one hour prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home.

 

For memorials, please consider Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.

 

Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.

 

Arrangements entrusted to Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Saturday, March 16, 2024

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