Carol Jean Martin

Carol Jean Martin , 83, of Magee passed away Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Magee General Hospital in Magee, She was born Monday, May 14, 1934 in Magee.

Visitation will be held Friday, December 1, 2017 from 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Magee.

Funeral services will be held Friday, December 1, 2017 at 12:00 PM at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Magee, Burial will follow in Magee City Cemetery. Bro. Michael Giles and Bro. Maxwell Price will officiate. Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Magee is in charge of arrangements. (601)849-5031.

She is preceded in death by her Husband, Ulysses Martin; Parents, Estus and Norma Kennedy.

Survivors include her Son ,Mike Martin (Mary), Mendenhall, Steve Martin, Mize, William Martin, Magee; Daughter, Brenda Shmidt, Richland; Grand Children, Leslie Powell (Kevin), New Hebron, Taylor Martin (Brandy), Mendenhall, Amy Okes, Jackson, Daniel Schmidt, Jackson, Sara Schmidt, Richland, Kara Martin, North Carolina, Courtney Womack, Magee; Six great-grandchildren; Sister, Betty Jo Garner, Clinton.

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