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Gladys Pearl Martin

August 29, 1946 — November 30, 2023

Frakes, KY

Gladys Pearl Martin, age 77, of Frakes, KY, passed away on Thursday, November 30, 2023, at the Middlesboro Nursing and Rehab Facility in Middlesboro, KY.  She was born in Carrol County, Woodlawn, VA on August 29, 1946, to the late William Floyd and Ruby Bowers. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Ray Martin, who passed away on February 7, 2003. She is also preceded in death her brothers, William (Billy) Bowers, Robert Clayton Bowers and Elwood Bowers; sisters, Arleen Sutton and Dean Hodges; son, David Martin; nieces, Tammy McMaster, Misty Bowers and Ashley Williams Kleg; nephews, Bill Bowers and Bruce Sutton; and a host of other relatives and friends.

All services will be private.

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All arrangements for Gladys Pearl Martin are under the care of Cawood Funeral Home, Middlesboro, KY.

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