Skip to content




Martin, Lois Blair, 100, a resident of Greenville died at Crowne Health Care on July 14. A graveside service was held on July 19 at Herbert Cemetery in Evergreen at 10 a.m. with Reverend Bob Garrard officiating and Dunklin & Daniels Funeral Home directing.

Mrs. Martin was preceded in death by: her husbands, Sherman Goston Neese, Sr., J.P. Kilpatrick and Rufus Hobson Martin; daughter, Patsy Kesler; and her parents, Major Clifton and Martha Bedeannie Blaire.

She is survived by: her children, Sherman G. Neese, Jr. and Mary Beavers; grandchildren, Paul Neese, Mike Morris, Michelle Melvin, Elizabeth Davis and Chuck Kesler; twelve great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and other family members.

For online condolences, please visit

Leave a Comment