Jacey Ladonna Batten and Martin Joseph “Joe Joe” Courson announces the birth and death of an infant son, Martin Jaceston Courson Tuesday, Dec.5, 2017 at Columbus Regional Healthcare in Whiteville.
A graveside service was held Saturday, Dec. 9 in the Strickland Cemetery in Cerro Gordo with Rev. Paul Page officiating. Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn served the family.
In addition to the parents, he is survived by maternal grandparents, Patricia Smith Blackwell and Herman Blackwell Jr. of Cerro Gordo; paternal grandmother, Virginia Courson of Rome, Ga.; paternal great-grandparents, Ann Geene and Sonny Greene (preceded) of Cerro Gordo.