Wednesday, April 05, 2017 - Updated: 8:42 AM
Funeral services for Lucy Diggs Martin, 67, of Yonkers, N.Y., formerly of Cadiz, were held Friday, March 31, 2017 at Rocky Ridge Baptist Church in Cadiz. Pastor Kenneth Wharton officiated. Gamble Funeral Home of Hopkinsville was in charge of the arrangements.
Lucy Diggs Martin passed away Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at her home in New York.
She was born May 21, 1949 in Evansville, Ind. to Charles Diggs Jr. and Zepherina Sutfin Diggs.
She had retired from Riverdale Manor, Bronx, N.Y, where she worked as an assistant administrator from 1986-2012.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles Ralph Diggs and Ricky Diggs.
Lucy Diggs Martin is survived by her mother Zepherina Sutfin Diggs, Cadiz; one daughter, Aretha Martin, Yonkers, N.Y.; siblings, Carmelia Barnett, Lexington, Carnellia Uzzell, Terre Haute, Ind., Ronnie Diggs, Evansville, Ind., LaDonna Diggs, Cadiz, Rosine Diggs, Indianapolis, Ind. and Maxine Diggs, New Rochelle, N.Y.; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.