Pauline Warren Martin, age 84, of Nebo, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at her home. Her family was by her side when she transitioned from this side of eternity to her Heavenly home. She is free of the cares of this world now and in the presence of her Heavenly Father and reunited with her beloved husband of 63 years, Rev. James Martin, Jr. She was born in Old Fort to the late Aubrey and Lilly Warren on April 18, 1935. Pauline loved her family and always put them first in her life. She was a member of True Faith Baptist Church which her husband and she started. She enjoyed working her flower and vegetable gardens and canned lots of food. She was an excellent cook as anyone who dined at her home will attest to. She was a prayer warrior and kept her family and friends in the forefront of her prayer life. Her strong spirit combined with a gentle nature will always be remembered by her children and grandchildren who loved and will miss her deeply. In addition to her husband, an infant daughter, Joyce Elaine Martin, two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, preceded her in death.
Surviving are four daughters, Diane Dellinger and husband Kenneth of Forest City, Penny Stamey-Edwards of Nebo, Debbie Wilson of Nebo, and Barbara “Bobbie” Higgins and husband William of Glenwood; eleven grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel of Westmoreland Funeral Home in Marion with Pastor Tommy Hall officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Solid Rock Mission Church Cemetery.