Katherine Ann Nist Martin
Posted By Sparta Live | April 15, 2002 12:00 am
Katherine Ann Nist Martin, 69, of Sparta, passed away April 13, 2002, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Knoxville.
Martin was a member of First United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her husband of 46 years,m James F. Martin Jr. of Sparta; two daughters, Rebecca (Becky) Kincer of Sparta and Virginia Gardner of Monroe, N.C.; three sons, James F. (Buck) Martin III and Christopher M. Martin both of Sparta and Bret M. Martin of Monroe, N.C.; five grandchildren, Kenneth B. (Bud) Kincer III, Sarah A. Rittenberry, Christopher S. Martin and Matthew R. Martin all of Sparta and Brice C. Martin of Monroe, N.C. four great grandchildren; one nephew, John Masers of Westfield, Ind.; one great niece, Sara Christian Masters of Redding, Calif.; and several nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews.
Services will be held at 7 p.m. EST, April 15, 2002, at Stevens Mortuary Chapel in Knoxville. The family will receive friends from 6-7 p.m. Rev. Susan Gardner will officiate. Burial will take place at a later date in Sunnvale, Calif.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m., April 18, 2002, at First United Methodist Church. Rev. Susan Gardner will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Choir Fund of First United Methodist Church in Sparta or to a charity of choice.
Arrangements are by Stevens Mortuary in Knoxville.