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Lillian Juanita Barwick Martin

August 25, 2004

Lillian Juanita Barwick Martin 77, of Albany, died Wednesday at Sumter Regional Hospital following an illness.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, August 27, at St. Teresa's Catholic Church, and Father Steve Schraufnagel will officiate. Interment will follow at Floral Memory Gardens.

A native of Howey in the Hills Florida, Mrs. Martin lived in Albany since 1954, and was a member of St. Teresa's Catholic Church for more than 50 years, where she was involved with arts and crafts and being a member of St. Teresa's Craft Group.  She was a family life coordinator, a fantastic cook and she loved croquet and sewing.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Carrie Barwick, her husband, Irvin Ivey Martin, and 3 grandchildren.  Survivors include two daughters: Alice Martin Rink (Francis) of Rolfe IA, Donna Martin Hicks (Joseph) of Panacea Fl; 3 grandchildren: Alicia Eleanor Rink Fankhauser (Jeff) of Renwick IA, Michael Ivey Martin Rink (Leslie) of Loganville GA, and Dea A. Hicks of Panacea FL; 2great-grandchilden: Alycia Evelyn Rink Fankhauser, and Dewayne Martin Rink; a brother, Roy B. Barwick Jr., of Moncks Corner, SC; a sister, Frances Barwick Dean, of Clearwater Fl, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Rosary will be held at 7:00 PM at Kimbrell-Stern with the family receiving friends following the prayer service until 8:30 PM.  Those desiring may send memorials to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105, or National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Georgia Chapter, 455 Abernathy Rd., NE, Suite #210, Atlanta, GA 30328.

You may sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts and memories with the family of Mrs. Martin by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at