Melba Charlene Martin, age 83 of DeBerry, TX went to be with the Lord June 15, 2019 at her home. Graveside services will be conducted at The Little Chapel by the Lake at Colonial Gardens on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Visitation for Mrs. Martin will be at The Little Chapel by the Lake on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Mrs. Martin was born July 19, 1935 in Marshall, TX to Jimmie and Ann Evans. She would go on to live, work, and raise her family in Marshall before moving to DeBerry.
Charlene is preceded in death by her husband, Henry Martin; son, James Walker Jr., her parents; her brother; Jimmie Evans Jr.; and two sisters, Wanda Evans and Betty Bailey. Mrs. Martin is survived by her daughter Delores Penn and husband Roger; daughter-in-law, Kim Walker, and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made in Mrs. Martin’s honor to the Alzheimer’s Association at 910 Pierremont Rd Ste. 410, Shreveport, LA 71106 or The American Heart Association at 7272 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75231.