SALISBURY, Md. - Doris E. Martin, 86, of Salisbury, died on Monday, April 29, 2013 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center. Born on May 2, 1926 in Salisbury, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Florence Tingle Smith. She was a 1943 graduate of Wi-Hi and then continued her education at Peninsula General School of Nursing. Doris worked as a Registered Nurse at Peninsula General Hospital until her retirement.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Martin and her brother, Clifford Smith. Doris is survived by three children; Robert Henry Martin, Jr. and his wife Barbara of Myrtle Beach, SC, Clifford "Kip" Martin and wife Stephanie of Salisbury and Kendall Alan Martin of Pittsville, four grandchildren; Robert Henry Martin, III, Bryan Keith Martin, Kelli Elyse Martin and Nathan Alan Martin and one great-granddaughter; Luna Martin.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at Holloway Funeral Home, Salisbury, where friends may call one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Parsons Cemetery. The family would like to express their deep gratitude to all of the nurses and support staff on station three at Genesis for the excellent care they gave Mrs. Martin during her residence there over the last several years. Memorial donations may be made to Salisbury Nursing and Rehabilitation, Genesis Healthcare, 200 Civic Ave., Salisbury, MD 21804. Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, P.A., 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804. To send condolences to the family, please visit Holloway Funeral Home's website.