AIKEN, S.C.-Mrs. Martha Simmons Blocker, 66, of Kershaw Street entered into rest May 22, 2004 at Medical College of Georgia. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Mrs. Blocker, a native of Aiken County, was a member of Ocean Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Wilson Blocker; three daughters, Diane Blocker, Debra (Markeith) Williams and Susan Blocker, all of Aiken; three sisters, Carrie Townsend, New York, Annie Mae Simmons, Brooklyn and Lena Simmons, Long Island, N.Y.; one brother, Johnny (Elizabeth) Simmons, Aiken; four grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the residence, 229 Kershaw Street. G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 390 Beaufort Street, Aiken, S.C.
The Augusta Chronicle May 24, 2004