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Louise Richardson Martin / February 11, 2019

Louise Richardson Martin of Saxe died Feb. 9, 2019 at SOVA Danville Regional Hospital. She was born in Halifax County on Sept. 10, 1950 and was 68 years old. She was the daughter of the late James William Richardson and the late Dollie Weatherford Richardson and was married to Lewis Thomas Martin who survives. Louise loved her family and friends to no end. She loved helping and spending time with her family and friends, cooking, being outdoors, gardening, hunting, fishing, going to casinos, and auctions. She was full of energy and life, always on the go, visiting and doing what she loved, living life to the fullest.

Mrs. Martin is survived by her husband, Lewis T. Martin of Saxe; two sons, Rex Noblin and wife Wendy of Scottsburg, and Jason Comer and wife Ashley of Alton; one sister, Brenda Richardson Carr of Halifax; six grandchildren, Dillon Noblin, Trinity Noblin, Cameron Comer, Kemper Comer, Bradley Comer, and Chassity Mead.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Nancy W. Jerrells.

A funeral will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 2 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Don Bryant conducting the service. Burial will follow in the Oak Ridge Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Powell Funeral Home on Monday, Feb. 11 from 7-8:30 p.m. and at other times at the home of Rex and Wendy Noblin, 3040 Woods Creek Lane, Scottsburg.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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