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Emily Annette “Anne” Martin

CORDELE – Funeral services for Emily Annette “Anne” Martin of Cordele will be held at 4:00 p.m. Saturday, March 3, 2018 in the chapel of Rainey Family Funeral Services. Burial will follow in Evergreen Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends prior to the service Saturday beginning at 2:00 p.m. Anne,74, passed away  Thursday, March 1, 2018 at her residence.  Born in Sumter County, she was the daughter of the late Emory Frank and Annie Mae Manders Bartlett.  Anne was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. An active member of First Street Church Of Christ and a wonderful cook, she was able to share her love by helping families and those in need with meals through her church. She could always be found supporting her grandchildren at their ballgames. Anne is survived by her husband of nearly 59 years, William Martin of Cordele; four children and their spouses, Connie Warren and Constance Conover of Cordele, Kenneth and Patricia Martin of Virginia Beach, VA, Christa and Roger Hardman and Jessica and Dennis Harpe, all of Cordele; 10 grandchildren and their spouses, Jack Warren, Anna and Brandon Hauesler, Kennedy and Robbie Carpenter-Martin, Kenneth and Brittany Martin, Kendall Martin, Allison and Matt Helms, Raymond and Rachel Hardman, Ryan Hardman, Mark and Magen Luther, Tanner and Sarah Luther; 11 great-grandchildren, Charlie Belle Warren, Abigail and Ava Hauesler; Callie and Jeremiah Martin, Lily and Riley Hardman, Natalie and Emily Helms and Braelyn and Hayden Luther; and one sister Frankie Wilkerson. She was preceded in death by a sister, Anita Bartlett. Memorials to Reflections Hospice, 202 East 4th Avenue, Cordele, GA 31015 would please the family. Arrangements are by Rainey Family Funeral Services. An online register book is available at www.raineyfuneral.com