Gale Martin age 59 of Rockford passed away on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at the family home. She rescued dogs and loved taking care of them. Gale was a very loving wife and mother. Preceded in death by: Parents, James Russell Lemaster & Rosella Lemaster; Sister, Ann Perry; Niece, Jama Ogle; Nephew, Kenny Vance. Survivors include: Husband, Tom Martin; Son, Jeff Martin; Sisters & Brothers-in-law, Faye “Boolie” & Jim Ogle and Wilma & Michael Massengill; Niece, Jama “Sissy” Vance, Marty Conner, & Crystal Perry; Nephews, Chris Ogle, Courtney Alan Ogle, Jamie Perry, Caleb Vance, Cody Ogle, & Conner Ogle; Special friends, Kayla Thornhill, Nicole Kaylor, Michelle Kaylor, Charlie Perry, Margie Cochran, & Leslie Chambliss. Family and friends will assemble at 2:00 PM, Thursday, March 3, 2011 at Grandview Cemetery for the graveside service and interment. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to: Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, 1402 Tuckaleechee Pike, Maryville, TN 37803 to help with funeral expenses. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.