Doris Martin

Obituary of Doris Glazier Martin


Doris Glazier Martin


Dot Martin, 92, of Columbia, South Carolina, passed away peacefully on February 11, 2022 after a long illness.


Dot was born on August 13, 1929 to Tiria Whitfield Glazier and Rosa Lee Haynes Glazier in Moreland, Georgia.  After Dot graduated from Moreland High School in 1944, she went on to major in Science at Georgia State College for Women in Milledgeville, Georgia,


After graduating with a degree in Science, she started her first job as a teacher in Beaufort, South Carolina kick-starting a career in Education Administration.

In 1945, Dot met M.P. Martin, Jr. (deceased), in Beaufort, South Carolina. Dot and M.P. went on to have three children, Marvin Tiria Martin (deceased) (Donna), Doris Denise Martin Hurley, and Russell Allen Martin.


Dot has been blessed with six grandchildren, Monica Lee Hurley Bunch (Ryan), Meredith Lynn Hurley Doty (Logan), Michael Lucas Hurley (Victoria), Rachel Brianna Martin Betcher (Ethan), Christopher Andrew Martin, Bethany Ryan Martin (deceased). She is also blessed with eight great-grandchildren, Logan Doty, Callie Doty, Mills Doty, Kayri Hurley, Colin Betcher, Mae Bunch, Lydia Betcher, and Beau Bunch.


Services will be held at The Episcopal Church of Saint Simon and Saint Jude in Irmo, South Carolina on February 28, 2022 at 11:00.


In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Alzheimer’s Association or Parkinson’s Foundation.


Thompson Funeral Home at Greenlawn Memorial Park is assisting the family.




Memorial Service

11:00 am
Monday, February 28, 2022
The Episcopal Church of Saint Simon and Saint Jude
1110 Kinley Road
Irmo, South Carolina, United States