Rhodella M Martin age 87

Rhodella M Martin age 87


Mrs. Rhodella M Martin age 87 of Salem passed away Wednesday, September 21 at Northwood.

Mrs. Martin was born September 29, 1928 in Fredericksburg, Indiana the daughter of Herbert W. and Lydia Glenn Tyler Hottle. 

She was a former employee of BF Goodrich, LeWeb Manufacturing, Salem Goodwill and Steven’s Museum.  She was a member of Salem First Baptist Church and Washington County Historical Society. 

Rhodella married Delvin Martin on May 22, 1948 and he preceded her in death on October 1, 2000.  She was also preceded in death by a son: Gregory Martin (Christina Sue) in 1987, a brother:  Bruce Hottle, a sister: Wanda Williams, 2 step-grandchildren and her parents. 

She is survived by a son:  Larry Martin (Rita) of Little York, a daughter:  Rhonda Jean Back (Larry) of Boonville, a brother:  Dale Hottle of Salem, three grandchildren:  Robert, Rachel and Miranda, two step-grandchildren:  Brent and Kelly, 2 great grandchildren and several step-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10:30AM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be Friday from 4-8PM and Saturday from 9AM-time of service.