Charolette (Dillow) Martin

  • BORN: November 9, 1944
  • DIED: August 28, 2017
  • LOCATION: Fairmont, West Virginia

Charolette Lorraine (Dillow) Martin, 72, of Fairmont passed away on Monday, August 28, 2017 at her home. She was born on November 9, 1944 in the Millersville Community, a daughter of the late Walter Dillow and Opal Marie (Thayer) Dillow.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold "Marty" Ray Martin in August of 2003.
Charolette was a cook in several Fairmont restaurants for several years, including Poky Dot, K&T Truck Stop, and for many years the Fairmont Grill on Adams Street. She was an accomplished seamstress, who enjoyed sewing since childhood.
She is survived by her son, Douglas Martin and his wife Debra, and their children Allen "Mikey", Miranda, Jerry, Levi, Max and Jackson; two daughters, Robin and Joyce, and their children Adam, Stacie, Cody, Jerad, Guss and Chelsey.
She is also survived by two brothers, Sam Dillow of Maine and James Dillow and his wife Alice of Meadowbrook, and a sister, Roberta Westfall and her husband Rick of Statesville, North Carolina; a sister-in-law, Flora Adkins of Ohio and several nieces and nephews, including a special niece, Helen Dillow.
In addition to her parents and husband, Charolette was preceded in death by her brothers Richard, Harold, George and Ralph Dillow, and a sister, Virginia Dillow Gross.
Mrs. Martin's Family would like to thank the staff of WV Caring for their care and support.
Friends and Family may call at the Carpenter & Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant Street, Fairmont on Wednesday from 5pm to 8pm and on Thursday 9am to 10am. Family and Friends will go in procession from the funeral home at 10:00 a.m. to Grandview Memorial Gardens for a graveside Funeral Service with Flora Adkins officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her late husband.


Visitation
  • Wednesday, August 30
    5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Carpenter & Ford Funeral Home
  • 209 Merchant St
  • Fairmont, WV 26554
  • (304) 366-4671
  • Get Directions
Visitation
  • Thursday, August 31
    9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Carpenter & Ford Funeral Home
  • 209 Merchant St
  • Fairmont, WV 26554
  • (304) 366-4671
  • Get Directions
Graveside Service
  • Thursday, August 31
    10:00 AM
  • Grandview Memorial Gardens
  • 93 Grandview Cemetery Rd.
  • Fairmont, WV 26554
  • (304) 363-1210
  • Get Directions
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“ Charolette was a great person. Always there for her grandchildren. As I think of her now. I remember how my kids always called her grandma charolette...Read More »

Posted by: Shannon Morris - Fairmont, WV

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