PRINCETON — Loretta Martin Sing, 84, of Princeton Health Care Center, formerly of Matoaka, died Sunday, August 26, 2007. Born June 3, 1923 in Christiansburg, Va., she was the daughter of the late Van F. Martin and Judie Underwood Martin.

Mrs. Sing was a homemaker and was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She loved her family, friends and caregivers.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Alvin Martin and Sydney Martin; and one sister, Mary Ellen Ridley.

Survivors include one daughter, Shirley Ann Goodman of Conroe, Texas; one grandson, Frank Casioli of Florida; two granddaughters, Miriam McDonald of Washington State and Ann Marie Ogle of California; six great-grandchildren; and two nieces, Sheila Wright of Princeton and Nancy Morgan of Beaumont, Calif.

A graveside service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, August 30, 2007 at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton with the Pastor Brad Puckett officiating. Friends attending the graveside service are asked to meet at the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton by 10:45 a.m.

Friends may call Thursday from 10:00-10:45 a.m. at the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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