Dorothea Annette Martin, age 95, of Gurdon, passed from this life on Wednesday, February 23, 2022, at Arkansas Hospice in Little Rock. She was born April 10, 1926, in Okolona, the daughter of the late Bob Stell and Sally Ethel Winfield Wingfield.
Dorothea worked for Montgomery Ward for 17 years and then Economy Drug Store for 27 years. She was a member of Henderson Methodist Church. Dorothea was a volunteer with Southwest Hospital for many years. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Porter Etheridge Martin, two brothers, Clinton Wingfield and Bob Stell Wingfield, Jr.
Survivors are her dear friend, Tom Bray of Gurdon, nephews, Mark and David Wingfield both of Little Rock, Keith Wingfield of Mabelvale, Chuck Martin of Dallas, and niece, Beverly Martin of Little Rock.
Graveside services will be held at 1:00 PM Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Little Rock with Doyle Sharpe officiating.
No visitation is planned.
Memorials may be made to UMW at Henderson Methodist Church, 13000 W. Baseline Rd, Little Rock, AR 72210.
Final arrangements are entrusted to The Welch Funeral Home of Arkadelphia. Visit www.welchfh.net to sign the guest book.
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