Virginia Ruth Martin
By Sparta Live | February 10, 2005 12:00 am
Virginia Ruth Martin, 71, of Rock Island, passed away Feb. 5, 2005.
Martin was born July 13, 1933, in DeKalb County, to Bernell and Buelah Certain Young.
She was a retired factory worker.
Martin was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Bobby Ray Martin; two brothers, Jimmy Young, James Roberts Young; two sisters, Ruby Marie Young, Classie Dean Young.
Survivors include her husband, Billy Martin, of Rock Island; three brothers, Morris and Elsie Young, of Rock Island, Farris and Brenda Young, Glenn and Margaret Young; sister-in-law, Georgia Young; brother-in-law, Glenn and Dixie Martin, all of McMinnville; several nieces and nephews.
Services were at 1 p.m., Feb. 8, 2005, at Love-Cantrell and Cope Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Old Bybee Cemetery.
Damon Woodlee and Ricky Woodlee officiated.
Love-Cantrell and Cope Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.