Jessie Lee Davis Martine
Jessie Lee Davis Martine, 90, of Bryan, formerly of Hearne, passed away Friday, April 4, 2014 at Hospice Brazos Valley Inpatient Facility. Visitation was held Monday, April 7, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Heartfield-Ritter Funeral Home.
Funeral service was held Tuesday, April 8, at 10:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Hearne. Burial followed at Elliott Cemetery near Hearne. Serviceswere officiated by Reverend Larry Blackmon. Pallbearers were Kyle Jager,Ryan Jager, Mark Anthony Murphy, Jeff Brown, Michael Schlieker, and Keith Schlieker.
Jessie was born September 24, 1923 in Bishopville, Texas to Otho Davis and Eva Smith Davis. She graduated from Franklin High School in Franklin. She was married to M. E. “Buddy” Martine until he passed away in 2001. She was a homemaker and raised three children. Jessie was a member of First Baptist Church in Hearne and a member of Order of the Eastern Star.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, and also a sister, Mary Faye Fulton.
Jessie’s survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Tammy Martine of Wellborn, Texas; daughters and sons-in-law, Patsy and Gene Schlieker of Bryan; Anita and Mitchel Jager of Robinson, Texas; brother and sister-in-law, Joe and Mary Davis of College Station; sister and brother-in-law, Willie Mae and R. H. Moss of Boyd, Texas; 9 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice Brazos Valley, 502 W 26th St, Bryan, Texas 77803. Arrangements are entrusted to Heartfield-Ritter Funeral Home.