Marilyn Helen Martin passed away on Aug. 6, 2017, in Savannah, Georgia.
Marilyn Martin was born to SeDell T. Martin (Anderson) and Maynard H. Martin. in Ottawa, Illinois, on Feb. 20, 1946.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David Taft, of Zanesville, Ohio, in 2013, and both of her parents in 1999.
She is survived by her son, David T. Taft, and grandson, Taylor, of Savannah, Georgia; her ex-husband and friend, Tom Dolph, of McAlester; her sisters Sharon Harman, of Hedgesville, West Virginia, Barbara Cruise, of Scottsville, Virginia, and MarDell Barrett, of Raleigh, North Carolina, and brother, Paul, of Tucson, Arizona.
For the past 20 years, Marilyn worked in the jewelry department of J.C. Penney and the cosmetics department of BonTon in Hagerstown, Maryland.
Her body was cremated and a private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Published on September 8, 2017