Geraldine Martin


Ms. Geraldine Tisdale-Martin, 77, passed away on January 19, 2013. She was born April 22, 1935 to the late Lillian and Adam Tisdale in Kedron, Ark. She confessed her hope in Christ at an early age. She received her Evangelist license from Main Street C.O.G.I.C. where she maintained her membership until her departure from life.

Geraldine leaves to cherish her memory Six Children; Lee (Goldie) Andrew Arnold Jr, Lucy (Ray) Umphryes, Vickey (Carl) Boykin, Juanita Dickson, David (Linda) Arnold and Anthony Tisdale. Five Brothers; Reverend Fred (Josephine) Simmons, James (Willie Mae) Tisdale, Clarence Tisdale, Theodore (Betty) Tisdale and Jeff (Ann) Tisdale. Two Sisters; Louise (Jesse) Jones and Doris (Ivan) Tisdale. 24 Grandchildren and 52 Great- Grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at First Trinity COGIC. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery by Christian Way Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. today at the funeral home. The body will lie in state from 10:15 until service time.

The family will be at 1205 Belmont St.