Emma Jean Stephens Martin, age 61 of Grand Island, Florida and formerly Pulaski County passed away Monday July 6, 2009 in Eustis, FL. Born June 20, 1948 in Pulaski, she was the daughter of the late Miller Frank Stephens and Ruby Mae Sheppard Stephens. Her sister, Paulette Cole also preceded her in death. Surviving are her husband
Charles Martin, Grand Island, FL; Children & spouses Lori & Jared Lenz, Hawaii, Angie & Andy Jackson, Pulaski, Tony & Vicki Tabor, Grand Island, Christina "Krissy" & Jimmy Lawson, Mt. Airy, N.C.,
Eleven Grandchildren, Four Great Grandchildren, Sister & Brother-in-law, Jane & Burman Shepard, Dublin; Brothers & Sisters-in-law
Eddie & Jeanette Stephens, Howard & Eva Stephens, Ross & Gail Stephens, all of Dublin and Special Friend Darla Brown, Grand Island, FL.
Funeral services will be held Friday 2:00 p.m. in the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Terry Hodge officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.
The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
To send online condolences to the family, visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com.
Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements.