A nonprofit publication of the Kentucky Center for Public Service Journalism


Obituaries » Doris G. Martin


Doris G. Martin

April 24, 1924 - August 5, 2018

Burial Date: August 11, 2018

Westminster Gardens Mausoleum 3601 Whitehurst Road Greensboro, North Carolina 27410 Aug. 11, 11 a.m.

Obituary Viewed 538 times

Doris Gerringer Martin, 94, formerly of Greensboro, NC, died on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Villa Springs in Erlanger, KY. A service to celebrate her life, led by Rev. Immanuel Pegram, will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at the Westminster Gardens Mausoleum located at 3601 Whitehurst Rd. Greensboro, NC. Doris was a lifelong member of Lindley Park Baptist Church in Greensboro, NC, where she was a member of the choir and served as an usher. She retired from First Union Bank. She was the beloved wife of the late Joe D. Martin. Loving Mother of Tom Martin (Mary) of Greensboro, NC and Donna Kanarek (Bob) of Union, KY; cherished grandmother of Stacey Blanton (Justin) and great grandmother to Savannah Johnson and Harper Blanton. Grandmother of David Kanarek (Sheri) and two great grandsons, Brycen and Alex. She was preceded in death by her parents, Claude and Ethel Gerringer and her brother, Hulon Gerringer, infant brother and sister. She is survived by her sisiter, Jean Holyfield (Jim) and sister-in-law, Francis Gerringer. The family wishes to extend their gratitude and thanks to the compassionate caregivers at Colonial Gardens, who treated her like family and to Villa Springs, who lovingly cared for Doris.