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Mr. Mart G. Baldwin

Died: September 16, 2017

Mart G. Baldwin, age 85 of Hendersonville, died Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at Margaret R. Pardee Memorial Hospital. He was born April 4th, 1932 in Columbia, South Carolina; a son of the late Mart G. Baldwin, Sr. and Katie Mack Young Baldwin.

Mr. Baldwin graduated from Furman University in 1953 where he received …read more

Mart G. Baldwin, age 85 of Hendersonville, died Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at Margaret R. Pardee Memorial Hospital. He was born April 4th, 1932 in Columbia, South Carolina; a son of the late Mart G. Baldwin, Sr. and Katie Mack Young Baldwin.

Mr. Baldwin graduated from Furman University in 1953 where he received his Bachelor’s Degree; he continued his education and received his PhD in Chemistry from U.N.C. Chapel Hill in 1958. He enjoyed gardening and writing; he had several books to his credit “Drifting the River”, which was about growing up in the south, and “A Day in Loafers Glory”.

He is survived by his loving wife, Betty Knight Baldwin; three sons, Edward K. Baldwin, Thomas Y. Baldwin and Glenn B. Baldwin; nine grandchildren; one sister, Anne B. Norford; and by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, September 25th, 2017 in the Chapel of Lake Pointe Landing officiated by the Reverend Terry Agner.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Mart’s memory may be directed to Furman University, 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613.

Thos. Shepherd & Son Funeral Directors and Cremation Memorial Center is in charge of the arrangements.

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