Geraldine "Jerry" Harris Martin, age 97, of Allen, KY, widow of Carl Holt Martin, passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the Clark Regional Medical Center, Winchester, KY. She was born November 19, 1920 in Paducah, KY, a daughter of the late Elmer G. and Lila Pilout Harris. She was a member of the Christ United Methodist Church of Allen since 1934 and a homemaker.
She is survived by her daughter; Carlyn "Mickey" (Norman E.) Howard, Winchester, KY, one grandson; Carl Martin (Brenda Diane) Brashear, Lexington, KY, one sister; Vina Belle Castle, Paintsville, KY, three great grandchildren; Gregory Brian Wells, Robert Daniel Wells and Adam Brent Wells, four great-great grandchildren; Sophia Wells, Joseph Wells, Parker Wells and Katie Grace Wells.
In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by one brother; Elmer G. Harris Jr.
Funeral service will be conducted Friday, November 16, 2018 at 1 p.m. at the Christ United Methodist Church, Allen, KY with Ken LeMaster officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, KY, visitation is from 11 a.m. until time of service Friday at the church, under the professional and dignified care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky.
In lieu of flowers the family ask that memorial contributions be made to Wesley Christian School, 103 Ball Park St., Allen, KY 41601.
Serving as pallbearers will be Adam Wells, Robbie Wells, Brian Wells, Charles Castle, Gary Castle and Don Castle. Honorary Pallbearers will be Larry Thompson, Dr. Terry Hall, Tony Childers, Malcolm Layne, Ricie DeRossett, Frankie Francis, Willard Kinzer, Lowell Marcum and Tommy Castle.
Wesley Christian School
103 Ball Park St., Allen KY 41601