Mary W. Martin, age 89, of Petersburg, (formerly of Glenville) passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Grant Rehabilitation and Care Center.

She was born October 10, 1929 in Glenville, and was the daughter of the late Jack and Stella (Ridgeway) Walters. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Ned Martin in 2013; a brother, Jack Walters Jr; a sister, Margaret Walters; a stepbrother, George Walters; and a stepsister, Jenny Brown.

She is survived by three sons, Tom Martin (Debbie), of Capon Bridge, Ben Martin, of Petersburg, and Bill Martin, of Ranson, one grandson, Gus (Cora), of Winchester, VA.

Mrs. Martin graduated from Glenville High School in 1947. She received her Bachelor's degree in Physical Education from Glenville State College in 1951. She taught school for many years in several different school districts, finally retiring from the Grant County Public School System. She was a member of Main Street United Methodist Church in Petersburg.

Graveside service will be Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 2:00 p.m., at the Stalnaker Cemetery, Glenville, with the Rev. Karen Kinney officiating.

In Memory of Mary Martin memorials may be made to Glenville State College Foundation, 200 High Street, Glenville, WV 26351 or Glenville H.S. Alumni Scholarship Fund, c/o John Gainer Ð Treasurer, 20 Cabern Drive, Hurricane, WV 25526 or a charity of donor's choice.

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