MOORESVILLE - Ina Harris Martin, 85, of Mooresville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center in Mooresville.
She was born July 22, 1934, in Iredell County, to the late Thomas and Gladys Hager Harris. Mrs. Martin grew up on a dairy farm and was a proud farm girl. She worked at Templon Mill and later retired from Davidson College in dining services. She was a member of Shearer Presbyterian Church and was a founding member of Faith Presbyterian Church. Mrs. Martin loved quilting, playing the spoons, gospel music, Braves baseball, and was known for her ham biscuits. She loved her grandchildren and watching them play sports.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Abbott Martin; sisters, Jean Hayer, Mary Louise Karriker; and brothers, Jay Frank Harris, David Harris.
She is survived by her children, G.A. Martin Jr., Glenda Cheney, Wayne Martin (Alison), GayGayle Daily; grandchildren, Kristie Baldwin (Chuck), Brooke Macapagal (Arvic), Bailey Martin, Cheznee Daily, Nikki Daily; and great-grandchildren, Maison Cash and Gracie Baldwin.
The family will receive friends Friday, Jan. 10 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with services following at 1 p.m., at Shearer Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Stephen Stout officiating. Burial at Glenwood Memorial Park in Mooresville will follow the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Shearer Presbyterian Church, 684 Presbyterian Rd., Mooresville, NC 28115.
Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Martin family. Condolences may be made to the family at www.cavin-cook.com.