• Date Of Birth: November 11, 1941
  • Date Of Death: May 16, 2021
  • Spouse: Claud Martin
  • Siblings: Brenda (Larry) Puckett (sister), Mary Alice Beard (Cindy LaTouf) (sister)
  • Children: Rusty Bennett (Jody Maddox)
  • Resting Place: Broadlawn Memorial Gardens
  • City: Buford
  • State: Georgia

Eleanor Beard Martin was born on November 11, 1941, and passed away on May 16, 2021.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Claud Martin; her parents, W. R. “Bill” and Doris Beard; brother, Buddy Beard ; and her favorite singer, Elvis Presley.

Mrs. Martin is survived by her son, Rusty Bennett (Jody Maddox); granddaughter, Amanda Bennett; great-granddaughter, Olivia DelRosario; and her sisters, Brenda (Larry) Puckett and Mary Alice Beard (Cindy LaTouf). She had numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Mrs. Martin worked at Coca Cola in Atlanta, as a secretary at Buford First United Methodist Church, and at Stephens Steel. She loved gospel and doo-wop music, the Atlanta Braves, she was a wicked card player, and she loved good food and a good rocking chair. Mrs. Martin was a member of Buford First United Methodist Church for 62 years.