Martha O'Letha Gamble, 71, was born on January 5, 1943 in Clarendon County. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph and Martha Dupree Gamble, Sr.
Martha was educated in the public schools of Clarendon County. She was a graduate of Manning Training School.
At an early age she joined Wilson Grove Baptist Church. After moving to New York, she became a member of Greater New Beginnings. She served faithfully in the churches that she attended upon her return to South Carolina once her health began to fail.
She worked as a claims adjuster for Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield of New York until her health declined.
She was preceded in death by two brothers; Joe Gamble, Jr . and Maurice Gamble, one sister; Hazel Gamble and a granddaughter; Aliyah Gamble.
She departed this life on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at Clarendon Memorial Hospital in Manning, South Carolina.
She leaves to cherish precious memories two sons; Reverend Ronald S. Gamble and Reverend Kendall G. Gamble, two daughters; Alysia Gamble and Hope Gamble, two grandchildren that she raised; Jarrid S. Gamble and Keshon E. Gamble, five additional grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.