Celestine Martin

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Celestine “Tiny” Martin’s love for life didn’t come to an end with her death. She simply gained exclusive access to the party at the pearly gates. Greeting her upon her arrival were her Parents, Usy and Fannie Mae Flint, Brothers, H.T, Sherman (Laurce) Clarence and L.M Flint; Sisters, Veada Battle and Gladys Jones; Great-Grandson, Torian Bailey.

Tiny was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio and she was a graduate of East High School. She was a devoted Christian and lifelong member of Love Zion Baptist Church. She retired after 39 years from Motorist Insurance Company.

Tiny was always the life of the party. Her loving spirit will be in our memories and her dance moves will last forever.

She leaves a legacy of love to children Aaron Flint and Toni Baker; grandchildren, Erica (Eric) Pierce, Tito (Shellie) Bailey, Traci Hairston, Randi (Breon) Backus and Aaliyah Flint; sister-in-law Patricia Flint; great-grandchildren; Amber, Anthony, DeAnte, Dalond, DeVynn, D’Meris, Darnei Breon Jr., Shayla and Breya; great-grandchildren, Camdyn, Kennedi, York and Baby E, as well as a host of loving cousins, nieces and nephews that loved her dearly.

Tiny will truly be missed by all those who had the privilege of knowing and loving her.

Visitation 10:00 AM and Funeral Service 11:00 AM Thursday, December 16, 2021 at Love Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 1459 Madison Ave. Interment at Union Cemetery Association. Ministry of Comfort entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave. To read the complete obituary, order flowers, view video tribute and offer condolences to the Martin Family, visit www.TheChapelofpeace.com


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  1. So sorry for your families loss. She was such a nice lady. I worked with her at Motorists Insurance. She always had you laughing . She will be sadly missed.

  2. Prayers for all the family. I worked with Celeste for 45 years and she was a wonderful person and friend. She will be missed.

  3. We are sorry to hear of your loss. I’ll always remember the warm sweet spirit and smile Mrs. Tine had. May she RWG

  4. Your was such a cutie and fun to be around. Had so much fun going on the Amish trips with your church. I am going to miss a really good friend and a really nice person.

  5. Celestine was such a great person! It was my pleasure to work with her for many years. She was always upbeat and kind to all. Much love to you Celestine!

  6. Going miss my aunt from the flint family tony and Teri and brothers and sister and entire family love aunt tiny

  7. tony and Teri Flint

    Going miss my aunt from the flint family tony and Teri and brothers and sister and entire family love aunt tiny

  8. Tony and Teri Flint

    Going miss you forever Tony and Teri Flint and brothers and sister and entire. Flint family and cousins and Friends

  9. Peace and Blessings to the Martin & Flint families! “Aunt Tiny” was the best!! She was a selfless and caring individual that loved and went to the ends of the earth for her family!! I will miss joking with her but will remember the laughs we had and enjoyed. Praying for comfort for her family!

    Condolences Toni, Aaron, Marilynne and the entire family!

  10. My deepest condolences on Celestine’s passing, her laid back attitude and jovial outlook on life will be greatly missed. May you find comfort in the many fond memories you have of her.

  11. Edward & Dianna Poindexter

    Dear Aaron: We are heartbroken for you and the family! We are praying for your peace and comfort. May God be your refuge and strength during this difficult time of loss.

  12. Senethia Williams

    Going to Miss u AUNTIE Tiny You Shunaboo Terri And PopA Joe Tonija William Shelia Freeman

  13. Tiny Flint Martin will surely be miss. She had a wonderful smile and a kind and loving person. I know she is with her family and friends having a great time.

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