March 21, 1927 ~ January 4, 2015
Born in: Buncombe Co., NC,
Resided in: Fairview, NC
Martin Ray Baldwin Fairview – Martin Ray Baldwin, 87, of Fairview, died Sunday, January 4, 2015 at Fleshers of Fairview. A native of Buncombe County, he was a son of the late Luther and Tempie Wilkie Baldwin. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Rose Julia Baldwin, who died in 1985, as well as one sister, Sarah Moore and one brother, Abert Baldwin. Ray is survived by two daughters, Judy Rognstad (Ralph) of Marshall and Cathy Baldwin of Arden; two sisters, Polly Ferguson of Fletcher and Frances Roberts of Asheville; one brother, Jack Baldwin of Snellville, GA, as well as two grandchildren, Rhiannon and Robyn. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. For those who desire and in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association (www.heart.org). Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.