Patricia (Patty) Mae Martin, age 60, passed away at Mercy Hospital on January 13, 2022 in Rogers, Arkansas. Patty was born on May 3, 1961 in Springfield, IL to Charles and Wilma Austin Pickard Schultz. She is preceded in death by her parents; Brothers, Charles and Ronnie Pickard; and step-daughter Crystal Martin. While a young girl, Patty moved to Santa Rosa, California. After graduating from high school she met and married the love of her life, Nolan, in 1981. She welcomed her instant family including Crystal Martin, Cherish and Nolan (Lee) MacPherson with loving arms. Their family continued to grow as they welcomed two more boys, Nicholas and Nathan, and one girl, Patricia into the world. They were happily married for 40 years. Patty and her family moved to Rogers, AR in 1991. Patty enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Patty was baptized in 2010 and attended Heartland Church with her family.
Patty was well known for her sweet, kind and caring ways, and especially her warm and tender hugs when greeting or leaving.
Patty is survived by her loving husband, Nolan L. Martin, sons Nicholas Martin, Nathan Martin and daughter Patricia Howard of Rogers, AR. Step-daughter Cherish Crossman of Elizabeth City, North Carolina, step-son Nolan Lee MacPherson of Virginia Beach, VA (and their children). Daughter-in-law Enkan T. Martin of Rogers, AR.
Loving sisters Loretta Martin of Evansville, IN, Charlotte Goff of Bella Vista, AR, Evelyn Rogers of Sonora, CA, Wanda Shepherd of Pea Ridge, AR, Doreen Pickard-Kannmore of Webb City, MO and Tamara Buller of Joplin, MO., Carol Schultz of Santa Rosa, CA, Virginia Roberson of Seligman, MO, brothers, David W. Pickard and Buddy F. Pickard of Rogers, AR, and Gary L. Pickard Sr. of Santa Rosa, CA,
Loving grandchildren include Malachi, Chloe, and Nathan Martin, Xavier and RaeAnna Howard, and many nieces and nephews, cousins and loving church family. Patty loved so many and so many loved Patty, it would be impossible to name them all.
Patty was a member of Heartland Church in Tonitown, AR
Memorial Service/Ceremony will be Wednesday, January 26th at 5:00 pm at Heartland Church, 297 E. Bandini Ave., Springdale, AR. Service will also be Live on Facebook via https://www.facebook.com/heartlandchurch.faith/
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mrs. Patricia Mae Martin, please visit our floral store.