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Dorothy Bates Martin "Dot"

July 28, 1946 January 26, 2019
Dorothy Bates Martin "Dot"
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Obituary for Dorothy Bates Martin "Dot"

Sumter SC

On Saturday, January 26, 2019, Dorothy Bates Martin "Dot", widow of the late Fred Martin, Jr., heard her Master's call at Prisma Health Tuomey.

Born on July 28, 1946, in Summerton, she was a daughter of the late Robert & Janie Allen Bates.

A service celebrating her life will take place on Saturday, February 2, 2019, @ 12:00noon from the Friendship A.M.E. Church, 6156 Furse Road, Pinewood, where the Rev. James Stukes, Pastor of Shiloh A.M.E. Church, Elloree, will preside. The Rev. Dr. Mary H. Rhodes, Pastor, will bring words of encouragement. The service of committal will follow in the family plot located in the Friendship A.M.E. Church Cemetery.

Public viewing will take place on Friday, February 1, 2019 from 4:00pm-7:00pm at the Fleming & DeLaine Chapel, 222 West Boyce Street.

The family is receiving relatives and friends from 1:00-6:00pm at the residence of her daughter, Dorshel Martin, of 1264 George Conyers Rd., Ram Bay Community, Manning.

Fleming & DeLaine Funeral Home and Chapel of Manning is in charge of these services. Online condolences for the family may be sent to or

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12:00 PM 2/2/2019 12:00:00 PM
Friendship A.M.E. Church

6156 Furse Road
Pinewood, SC 29125

Friendship A.M.E. Church
6156 Furse Road Pinewood 29125 SC
United States

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