Shirley Armbrewster Martin, 83, of Monticello, passed away on December 23, 2016 at JRMC in Pine Bluff.

She was born June 6, 1933 in Rochester, New York to the late Joseph and Florence Armbrewster.

She was a retired owner/operator of a day care, a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her first husband, Daniel Martin; one grandson, Carl Anderson; and one granddaughter, Tracey Thurman.

Survivors include three sons, Robert “Bob” Martin and wife Toni of Haymarket, VA, Raymond Martin and wife Debbie and Ronnie Martin all of Monticello; three daughters, Shelly Berg and husband Orville of Batesville, Debby Anderson and husband Carl of Monticello and Renee Schumacher and husband Mike of Kansas City, MO; fourteen grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial to follow in Union Cemetery at Rye. Visitation 6:00-8:00 p.m. Monday evening at the funeral home.