Nancy C. Martin

Published 3:04 pm Monday, November 24, 2014

BURLINGTON, N.C.—Nancy Claire Cook Martin, 84, passed away at Alamance Regional Medical Center in Burlington, North Carolina, on Nov. 21, 2014.

Nancy was born in Opelika, Alabama, to the late Johnny Ford Cook and late Inez Jarrell Cook. Other than her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, William Martin; brother, Johnny Cook Jr.; and sister: Sue Bryant.

She lived in Franklin, Virginia, where she attended Franklin High School and then Longwood College.

After getting married she moved to Ridgewood, New Jersey, and later retired in Hobe Sound, Florida.

She leaves behind a daughter, Diane Bierwirth of the home; son: Jeffrey Behrer (Phyllis) of Virginia; grandchildren, Heather Bierwirth of Virginia, Laura Behrer (Travis Friedrich) of Virginia, Andrea Behrer of Clyde North Carolina, Michelle Behrer of Virginia; and a brother, Alex Cook (Becky) of Clemmons, North Carolina.

No funeral services will be held at this time.

Visitation will be at the home on Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m.

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