Obituaries: Golda Martin, Connie Cumming

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Golda Martin, 71, May 18 in Sandia. She enjoyed fishing and making her daughters’ dresses and was the wife of Larry Martin, pastor of Cadiz Baptist Church in George West. He also served as director of missions of Coastal Bend Baptist Association from 1988 until 2003. Golda MartinShe was preceded in death by her grandson, John Michael Mayberry. She is survived by her husband; daughters, Sharon Mayberry and Patty McKenzie; sister Juandean Ashley; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Connie Cummings, 94, May 22 in Waco. She served alongside her husband, Eddie, as he was pastor to churches in Texas and Florida more than 50 years. She was a mentor to young women and a talented vocalist. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Lorena. She was preceded in death by her husband; brothers, Harvey and Billy Joe DuPriest; sisters, Lena Mastin and Jeannie Meier; and one grandson. She is survived by her sons, Pat and Don; daughter, Pam Jones; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

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