Blanch V. Martin
RUMFORD -- Blanch V. Martin, 87, of Swift River Road in Mexico, passed away on January 13, 2013 at Rumford Hospital.
She was born in Gafney, South Carolina on March 30, 1925, a daughter of Roberta Hayes.
Blanch was employed as a seamstress with Raleigh Manufacturing Company in Baltimore, Maryland. She was one of the seamstresses who made clothes for the Partridge Family.
Blanch was loved by all who knew her and will be forever missed. She loved doing crafts and quilting.
Surviving are her son, Charles S. Martin and wife, Crystal of Mexico; four grandchildren, Anthony Martin, Kimberly Martin, Danielle Martin and Analee Martin; and four great-grandchildren, Christian Murray, Marshal Murray, Tyler Richard and Calvin Martin.
She was predeceased by her parents, and a son, Daniel Martin.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at SG Thibault Funeral Home, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford.