Ronnie Wayne Martin
Ronnie was a native of Halifax County. He was preceded in death by his father, L. H. Powers.
He is survived by his daughter, Meagan Edmondson and her husband, Brandon, of Roanoke Rapids; his mother, Glenore Long Powers, of Gaston; two grandchildren, Jade and T. J. Edmondson; three brothers, William Patrick and his wife, Lynn, of Monta Perry, OH, Tot Powers and his wife, Kay, of Roanoke Rapids, and Jimmy Powers and his wife, Vickie, of Gaston; a special aunt, Fleta Harris of Gaston; aunts Bernie Mae Long and her husband, Charlie, of Roanoke Rapids, Margaret Long and her husband, Jamie, of Ohio and Katie Long of Halifax; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, May 17 from 7-8:30 p.m. at Askew Funeral & Cremation Services in Roanoke Rapids, which is handling the arrangements, and others times at 202 Broughton Street, Gaston, NC.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 18, at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of the funeral home with Rev. Henry Stephens officiating. Burial will follow in Cedarwood Cemetery.
The family wishes to express special thanks to Cheri Parnell of Community Home Health and Hospice in Roanoke Rapids.