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Rebecca Keeter "Becky" Martin

February 23, 1943 - March 8, 2020

Rebecca Keeter “Becky” Martin, age 77, of Scotland Neck, passed away on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at Bryan Health and Rehabilitation in Scotland Neck.

Becky was born on February 23, 1943 to the late Spier and Zola Price Keeter.  A loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend to many, Becky was devoted to her family and enjoyed spending time with them.  One of her favorite past times was fishing with her late husband, Bud.  She loved to cook, and her wonderful pies were known throughout Scotland Neck.  Becky also loved Elvis, gardening, and spending time with her partner in crime, Kit.  She was a member of Dawson Baptist Church and loved her church dearly.  Becky’s kind and gentle nature will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

In addition to her parents Becky was preceded in death by her husband, William Bradford “Bud” Martin; her brother, James Lee Keeter; and her niece, Jamie Keeter Reid.

Becky is survived by her son, James Bradford “Brad” Martin and wife Shelia of Rocky Mount; her grandson, James Martin of Newport News, VA; her granddaughter, Ali Martin of Graham; her nephew, Jim Keeter and wife Jacque of Scotland Neck; her great-niece, Macon Reid; and her three great-nephews, J.D. Reid, Zack Keeter, and Max Keeter.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck.

A celebration of life graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at Sunnyside Cemetery in Scotland Neck, with Rev. Ricky Sorie presiding.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made directly to the American Cancer Society, 930-B Wellness Drive, Greenville, NC 27834 or online by clicking here.

Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck is handling the arrangements for the Martin family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service

101 West 7th Street
Scotland Neck, NC 27874

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Time: 11:00 am


Sunnyside Cemetery

4764 US-258
Scotland Neck, NC 27874

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