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Lelia "Peggy" Arthur Martin

May 7, 1925 — July 30, 2021

Lelia "Peggy" Arthur Martin

Mrs. Lelia “Peggy” Arthur Martin of Nathalie, VA passed away July 30, 2021 at the home of her daughter, Pamela Griffin in Clinton, NC.  She was born May 7, 1925 in Halifax County, VA and was 96 years old.  She was the daughter of the late Floyd Everett Arthur, Sr. and the late Lucy Pauline Chaney Arthur and was married to the late Earl Thomas Martin, Sr.

 

She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Millstone and was retired from the Craddock & Terry Shoe Company.

 

Mrs. Lelia “Peggy” Arthur Martin is survived by:

Two Daughters

Beverly Weiss of Nathalie, VA

Pamela Griffin (Clarence) of Clinton, NC

One Son

Earl Thomas Martin, Jr. (Janet) of Stephens City, VA

Two Grandchildren

Debbie Freeman (David) of Ashburn, VA
Amanda Thompson (Chris) of Stephens City, VA

One sister
Kitty Dawson of Alton

Great grandchildren
Canaan Thompson, Jordan Thompson, Ryan Freeman, and Brooke Freeman
Preceded in death by one son-in-law, Terry Weiss, two sisters, Annie Crews and Edith Anderson, and by one brother, Floyd E. Arthur, Jr.

 

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at 2:00 PM at the First Baptist Church of Millstone with Rev. Barry Fero officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

 

The family will receive friends at the church for one hour prior to the service.

For memorials, please consider a charity of your choice.

 Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralsinc.com

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

 

 

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Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

1:00 - 1:45 pm (Eastern time)

First Baptist Church of Millstone

, Nathalie, VA 24577

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

First Baptist Church of Millstone

, Nathalie, VA 24577

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