Ida “Lee” Hawkins Martin, 79

Published 4:03 pm Sunday, August 29, 2021

Ida “Lee” Hawkins Martin, 79, died Aug. 27, 2021, in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. Born July 28, 1942, in Washington D.C., she was the daughter of the late George and Helen Hawkins.

Lee was a business owner and office manager at the Romarco Company and a member of the Trinity Episcopal Church. She loved to cook, spend time with her family, have tea parties with her grandchildren, and take rides down back roads. Lee is predeceased by her husband, Robert Harris Martin, her granddaughter Brittany, and her son-in-law, Mike Cushing.

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She is survived by her four children, Lisa Martin Cushing, Bobby Martin, Laura Martin (Kevin) Brown, and Lynn Martin Lombino; eleven grandchildren, Matthew, Delaney, Madelynn, Courtney, Carter, Blake, Chandler, Dominick, Emory, and Caden; four great-grandchildren, Eliza, Everly, Charlotte, and Benny; and nephew, Richard Finnerty. Graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021, at Bellevue Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at noon, prior to the service. Rev Steve Hines will officiate. Pallbearers will be her grandchildren. The online guestbook and our Hugs from Home program are available at