Carolyn Smith Martin, 73 of Dallas, GA, went home to be with the Lord surrounded by family on Tuesday, March 30, 2021. Carolyn was born July, 2, 1947 in Gainesville, GA. Known as Carolyn, Nanny, and Gigi to the family. She is survived by her two children, daughter, Carol Lawayne Knight and son, Kenneth David Martin; niece, Janice Gayle Martin; 4 grandchildren, Shelby, Blake, Christian and Stella; 4 great-grandchildren, James, Steven, Gabbi, and Yanni Ray. She is pre-deceased by her husband, Billy Wayne Martin. Funeral services will be held Friday, April 2, 2021, 2:00 PM at Davis-Struempf Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Glen Pittman officiating. Interment will follow the service at Sunrise Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Anyone wishing to view the service virtually may do so via a livestream video that will appear on Carolyn's tribute page during the listed service time. In keeping with current precautions due to COVID-19, we are requesting that anyone visiting wear a mask and maintain social distancing.
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