Augusta, GA- Martha Caroline Valentine , 73, wife of the late SFC Lyndell Ray Valentine, Retired, entered into rest Thursday, December 13, 2012, at the residence.
She will always be remembered as the “greatest mom of them all”. She was known for her devotion to her family and loved ones. She was a beacon for all others to follow and loved to collect angels. Now she is an angel in the presence of many.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her children, Johnny Valentine, James Valentine and Sissy, Robert Valentine and his wife Marilyn and Linda Dossey and her husband Jimmy; brothers, Mitchell Mercer and Malcolm Mercer; sisters, Mava Parker and Margaret Tenbush; grandhcildren, Christina Richardson, Jason Valentine, Brandon Valentine, Katie Valentine, Amanda Weston, Olivia Valentine, Christopher Weston, Ashely Valentine and Jonathan Dossey; great-grandchildren, Junior Richardson, Alexus Miles, Noah Miles, Lilli Ana Richardson and Lillith Dossey.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 2:00 P.M., at South Augusta Church of Christ on Daisy Lane, Augusta, GA with Earl Anderson officiating.
Burial will be on January 10, 2013 at Fort Mitchell National Cemetery in Alabama where Martha will lay to rest beside her husband, Ray, honorably resting there in honor for service to our nation.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations in her name to the MCG Children’s Cancer Society.
The family will receive friends on following the memorial service at the church.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, Georgia 30906.