Phyllis Ann Martin, age 91, of Canton, went to be with the Lord on March 17th, 2021 with her family at her bedside. Phyllis was born in Barberton, Ohio, on December 4th, 1949 to the late Clark and Florence Thompson. She graduated from high school and worked at Carm’s Grocery Store for many years. Phyllis had seven children, Pam (Vern) Fowler of Massillon, Mary Lou May, Nancy Martin and Bill (Kathy) Martin, all of Canton., David Martin of Tulsa, OK; sister, Beverly Thornburg of Missouri; a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren also survive. Phyllis was preceded in death by sons, Gary Martin and Duane Martin.
Phyllis was a dedicated Christian and she attended Faith Family and Friends for over thirty years and volunteered her services to the church for many of those years. She loved to play the piano and organ and loved creating craft items for her family. But most of all, Phyllis loved serving the Lord.
A special thank you to the staff of Bethany Nursing Home, their kindness and wonderful loving care will always be held in our memories and in our hearts.
A Memorial service will be 7pm Monday in the Arnold & Spiker-Foster-Shriver Funeral Home 4817 Cleveland Ave. NW Friends may call 5-7pm. Masks and social distancing will be practiced. Please sign the tribute page.
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