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Emma Eula Martin

November 17, 1944 - December 5, 2022

Burial Date December 9, 2022

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Emma Eula Martin, 78, of Lima, passed away at 6:08 PM on Monday, December 5, 2022 at Luther Pines, Lima.

She was born on November 17, 1944 in Lee County, Virginia to Issac and Pearl Vernie (Hawkins) Lawson, who both preceded her in death. On August 10, 1970, she married Robert “Bob” Martin, who preceded her in death on November 14, 2001.

Emma was a long-time cafeteria worker at Lima Memorial Hospital. She loved cooking, baking and flower gardening, but most of all she loved visiting with her family and friends.

Surviving are her daughter Cheryl Lawson of Lima; her brother Dan Lawson of Lima; her grandchildren Andre Chitman, Martrevis (Jessica) Chitman and Melissa Bankston; her great-grandchildren Tandre, Carmello, Julius, Josiah, Isiaah, Treevie, Kayvan, Salena and Zaylah; many step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her brothers Homer, Harold, Jack, Roy and Charles Lawson, Jr.; her sister Estelle Morris and her sister-in-law Vickie Lawson.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, December 9, 2022 at CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL SERVICES, EASTSIDE CHAPEL, where the family will receive friends from 11:00 AM until the service at 1:00 PM.

Pastor William Turner, Jr. will officiate the service.

Interment will immediately follow in Willow Branch Cemetery, Waynesfield.

Memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society or to St. Judes Children’s Research Hospital.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.


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