Mrs. Barbara Ann Glass Martin passed away Friday, May 28, 2021, peacefully at her home in Lake Providence, Louisiana. She was born on April 1, 1942, in Newellton, Louisiana.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Barbara Ann Glass Martin, age 79, will be held Sunday, May 30, 2021, at 11:00 AM at Acts Tabernacle in Tallulah, Louisiana, with Rev. Gregory Nichols officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday, May 29, 2021, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM at Acts Tabernacle and Sunday, May 30, 2021, prior to the funeral service beginning at 9:00 AM. Burial will follow at Providence Memorial Cemetery in Winnsboro, Louisiana, under the direction of Crothers-Glenwood Funeral Home in Tallulah, Louisiana.
She was a true mother of Zion. As shown in Proverbs 31:28: Her children arise up and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praiseth her. She loved spending her days praying, reading God’s word, gardening, working with her her flowers, watching her birds, spending time with her family, and late night card games with her grandchildren. Her compassion, wisdom, and advise was the glue that held her family together.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Harold David Martin; parents, Miller Ford and Johnnie Ruth King Glass; and siblings, Dennis and Sheryl Glass. She is survived by her children, Ina Miller, Kenneth Martin (Nickie), Lisa Martin (Glyn), Sandra Wright, Donna and David Griffing; siblings, Joseph Glass, Hattie Brown, Dixie Moreau, George Glass, Lynda Barksdale, Carlos Glass, and Teddy Glass; grandchildren, Ashten Bradshaw, Victoria Bradshaw, Lilly Hughes (Brett), Laura Parks (Cody), Jessica Martin, Brooke Wright, Emily Wright, Brian Acton (Courtney), Cassidy Wright, Anna Martin, Derek Fowler, Jon Fowler, and Bailey Fowler; great-grandchildren, Jaedyn Hughes, Kendal Bankston, Karter Hill, Tennley Wild, Dylan Parks, and Brooklyn Parks; and honorary Brother and Sister, Glen and Francis Jordan
Pallbearers will be Jon Fowler, Brian Acton, Glyn Martin, Derek Fowler, David Griffing, and Ashten Bradshaw. Honorary pallbearers will be Gary Glass and Buster Brown.
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