Rachel Lucille (Murdock) Martin

September 2, 1933 ~ December 24, 2020 (age 87)

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Rachel Murdock Martin passed away on Thursday, December 24th at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center.

Rachel was born on September 2nd, 1933 in Iredell county to the late John Coit and Velma Hartsoe Murdock. Although she was born in Iredell county, she lived the past fifty-eight years in King, North Carolina. Rachel was a long-time member of King Moravian Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Franklin A. Martin, sisters Betty Jean Murdock and Katherine Murdock Brawley, brother Larry Allen Murdock, and son-in-law David M. Davis.

Rachel is survived by her son, Robert “Bob” Franklin Martin and wife Crystal of King, a daughter Janet Martin Davis of Pffaftown, grandchildren Joshua “Josh” Davis and wife Hannah, and Jordan Davis of King, great grandchildren Easton and Charlotte Inman, a sister Carol Sanders of Palm Harbor, FL, and a brother Jack Murdock of Mooresville, NC.

Due to current restrictions, a private family service will be held. Memorials may be made to King Moravian Church located at 228 W. Dalton Rd, King, NC, 27021.

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