Martha Paisley Woods

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“I knew Martha through all her years in state parks especially her years in the East District. She was a great person and carried on the traditions of...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: George Barnes - Nags Head, NC

“Over the years of professional interaction with her, I discovered that Martha was a delightful, good and caring person; a consummate professional in...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Tom Wells - Cary, NC

“Always so kind and mature is how I will always remember Martha. We shared the same classes at OHS, graduating in 1970. I admired her focus and how...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Jean Forrest Brooks - NC

“Martha was a compellingly interesting person to meet. She was buying & selling antiques, taking care of a large farm, and excelled at fly...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: MaryEvelynn Sorrell - Houston, TX

“Many fond memories from our years in Roanoke, Va. I know she will be missed by her family and friends ”
5 of 19 | Posted by: Ginger DeBerry - Shallotte, NC

“Martha was one of the first people I met when I started working in State Parks. I still remember how nice and welcoming she was and instantly made...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Scott Letchworth - Raleigh, NC

“I don't know what to say, so sad.Martha, miss you. John ”
7 of 19 | Posted by: John Doyle - Floyd, VA

“Martha was a coworker who I respected on all levels. We shared a canoe during canoe skills training many, many years ago. She always put customer...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Jay Wild - W. Jefferson, NC

9 of 19 | Posted by: Jay Wild - W. Jefferson, NC

“Martha was a very special person. I will miss her. ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: linda lovitte - hurdle Mills, NC

“Martha was a good and kind person who always had a smile and a friendly word for you. I met her while she was working at Goose Creek State Park, and...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“She will be sorely missed. ”
12 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“I always enjoyed seeing Martha at Umstead State Park. Her kindness and caring nature were always evident, we missed her after she retired but enjoyed...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: Bridget - Raleigh

14 of 19 | Posted by: Rhonda Spence - Raleigh, NC

“I got to know Martha during our Basic Law Enforcement Training. What a great lady, and what a great sense of humor. Thanks for your service to NC...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Paul Branch - Morehead City, NC

“Martha was a special lady with a keen seen of humor and ready ear. She was always there when you needed a hand and lived life to the fullest. What...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Tracy Alverson - Aurora, CO

“Please accept my sympathy upon hearing of Martha's death. I've known Martha for many years and grew to respect her great dedication to her love of...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: William Gordon - Durham, NC

“I was so sorry to hear the news about Martha's passing. She was a member of our OHS 1970 graduating class. The last time I saw Martha was at the...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Carolyn Cates Newman - NC

“She made William B. Umstead State Park what it is today as she worked tirelessly to prevent encroachment by development. A good friend and a strong...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

Martha was born on September 30, 1952 and passed away on Monday, August 7, 2017.

Martha was a resident of Raleigh, North Carolina at the time of passing.