My Pulse News

Mena, Arkansas, News covering Polk County and the surrounding area

Sharon Martinez

Sharon Martinez, age 81, of Mena, Arkansas, fell asleep in the Lord, Jesus Christ (John 11:25-26), on Wednesday, December 20, 2023, at The Greenhouse Cottages of Homewood in Mena, Arkansas. She was born on Saturday, July 11, 1942, to Sedell and Dorothy Crow Blackwell in Mena, Arkansas.

Sharon was a lovely woman with a generous spirit. She became a professional auctioneer and held many auctions free of charge for people in need. Sharon was a wonderful housewife, always keeping her home full of love and comfort. She could always be found helping others that needed it. Sharon loved her husband and family very much, and cherished all the memories she had made with them. She has gone to sleep peacefully to wait for the resurrection.

She is preceded in death by her parents; one son, Gerald Lincks; and her brother, Ronnie Blackwell.

Sharon is survived by her loving husband of 36 years, Frank Martinez of Mena; one son and daughter-in-law, Tracy and Rachel Johnson of Texas; one daughter, Sheila Lincks of Florida; stepson, Frank Aaron Martinez of Texas; stepdaughters, Gildan Sainz of San Antonio, Texas, Melissa Popic of Houston, Texas, Sarah Detoronto of San Antonio, Texas, Andromeda Florez of San Antonio, Texas, and Vanessa Morales of Victoria, Texas; one brother and sister-in-law, Bobby and Sharon Blackwell of Mena; grandchildren, Lana Lincks, Alex Johnson; several great-grandchildren, Makayla, Briana and Eva; several nieces and nephews, and a host of other relatives and many good friends.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, December 29, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. at Bowser Family Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Tommy Blount officiating under the direction of Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas. Interment will follow the service at Nunley Cemetery in Nunley, Arkansas. A visitation will be held on Thursday, December 28, 2023, from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at the Bower Family Funeral Home Chapel in Mena, Arkansas.

Online Guestbook:

About Author

Share This Post