Mrs. Norma Jeannette Fernandez Martinez, 56, of Tifton, passed away on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at Tift Regional Medical Center.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Mrs. Martinez was born December 13, 1963 in San Juan, Puerto Rico to the late Santiago Fernandez and Maria Martinez Torres. Mrs. Martinez was a Textile teacher and had lived in Tifton for past thirteen years. Jeanette was a textile teacher in Puerto Rico for many years. She loved her family and was an amazing grandmother. She loved to sew and do crossword puzzles.
Mrs. Martinez is survived by her husband, Alvaro Reyes of Tifton; her daughter, Letzara Maldonado and her fiancé Eric Holmes of Tifton, her son Angel and Angelica Maldonado of Tifton; two sisters, Ivonne Fernandez of Lakeland, Florida and Elba Velazquez of Puerto Rico; four brothers, Santiago Fernandez, Jr., of Tifton, Miguel Fernandez of Pennsylvania, Rafael Fernandez of Milwaukee and Rolando Fernandez of Puerto Rico and two grandchildren, Dante Holmes and Hayden Maldonado.
Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.