- June 11, 1935 - November 27, 2016
- Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
of Martha 's Passing
- In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
St. Andrew's Church - Mt. Pleasant "Fishing' for a Mission"
440 Whilden Street
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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“Dear Uncle Ray and family,Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you guys.Aunt Martha was such a bright, energetic woman. She will be...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Kathie Easter - Raleigh, NC
“In Honor of MartyA Beautiful WomanWhom I was Blessed to Know
2 of 12 | Posted by: Rachel Siegfried - Mount Pleasant, SC
“As a niece, knowing Aunt Martha as I was growing up, there are so many memories. Going to their house as a child. We had a lot of fun. Family meant a...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Patricia McDaniel - New Bern, NC
“I am sorry to hear of the passing of Mrs. Easter. She and I worked together at W.M. Anderson Primary School, Kingstree, SC. I enjoyed working with...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Genevieve F Burgess - Kingstree, SC
“With find remembrance of piano lessons for my daughters and wonderful homemade treats at her recitals. May God comfort her family.
5 of 12 | Posted by: Glenn Rose - Kingstree, SC
“Dear Ray, Lowell, Marcell, and Jana, So sorry for the loss of Martha Ann, your wife/mother. When I think of Martha Ann, I remember as a little...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Faith Carroll - Easton, MD
“Dear Uncle Ray,I am sorry for you and your family's loss. As she was a joy to Christ any so many others, may God be with you. Sharon and I send our...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Philip Royall - Odenville, AL
“Ray, you and your family remain in our prayers! Mark & Jane Cooke
8 of 12 | Posted by: Mark Cooke - Charleston, SC
“Ray and family -I am so sorry to hear of Marty's passing but know that she is at home with the Lord, happy and free of pain and discomfort. May the...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Suzy Cook - Mount Pleasant, SC
“Earl and I send our condolences to Martha Ann's family at this time of loss. My memories of being in her wedding and watching her as I grew up of...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Rachel (Gallimore) Griffin - DE
“Dear Ray and Family, Brian and I are so sorry to hear of your loss. Marty was such an inspiration to us. Her joy and service to the Lord were...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Jan Kurtz - Mt. Pleasant, SC
“With our deepest and heartfelt sympathy. We knew Martha from First Pilgram/Christ Wesleyan Church. So very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Jean (Coble) McCormick - Archdale, NC
Martha Ann Gallimore Easter, 81, of Mt. Pleasant, SC , entered into eternal rest on Sunday, November 27, 2016 after a extended illness. She was born in Greensboro, NC on June 11, 1935 to the late Lloyd B. Gallimore, Sr. and Ardith DeHaven Gallimore. Marty graduated from Asbury College in Wilmore, KY in 1955 and received a Masters in Education from UNC Greensboro in 1961. She had a long career in education and public service, most notably serving as a teacher and Assistant Principal of Anderson Primary School in Kingstree, SC for 15 years. After retiring to Mt. Pleasant in 1999, she was very involved in several groups at her church St. Andrews, Mt. Pleasant where she actively participated and assisted in multiple ministries. Marty was a prolific reader and always striving to learn. She was a woman of deep faith, a gifted cook and a loving wife and mother.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 61 years, Ray N. Easter; sons Lowell Easter (Cathy) of Greensboro, NC, and Marcell Easter (Susan) of Charleston, SC; daughter Jana Vetter (Jeff) of Knoxville, TN; and brother Lloyd B. Gallimore, Jr. (Sharon) of Brevard, NC; grandchildren Ellen Jones (Laughton) of Charlotte and Catherine Easter of Chapel Hill, Maxwell and George Easter of Charleston, and Alex Vetter of Knoxville and many loving family members and friends.
A visitation will be held at Sams Hall at St. Andrew's Church Mount Pleasant, 440 Whilden Street, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 on Tuesday November 29, 2016 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
A memorial service will be held at St. Andrew's Church Mount Pleasant at 3:00 pm Wednesday, November 30, 2016
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to "Fishin' for a Mission" with St. Andrew's Church Mount Pleasant, 440 Whilden Street, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464.