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Martha V. Ackerman
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
    501 St. Jude Place
    Memphis, TN 38105

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“Al, we were sorry to hear about your lost. Talking to you in the past indicated that your wife was gentle and caring lady and struggled a long time...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Johny and Vickie Peterson - SC

“My condolences to all the Ackerman family. Martha was my first cousin, and I am so sorry to hear of her passing. May the Lord give all of you peace. ”
2 of 21 | Posted by: MARY MARKOVICH - GRIFTON, NC

“I was so sorry to hear of Martha's passing. She provided years of wise counsel and advice not only as Dr. Rhides' nurse but as a mother and dear...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: Paula Marion - Summerville, SC

“I just read this morning that y'all had lost Martha. Please know that I am so very sorry that you are going through this. I pray that the entire...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Cheryll Woods-Flowers - SC

“So sad to read that Martha passed away. I was privledged to be a junior bridgesmaid in your wedding and grew up across the street. May you have...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Pam Duncan-Morrow - Charleston, SC

“My condolences to The Ackerman Family on your loss, may there be comfort in knowing that someone so special will never be forgotten. Cherish the many...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Mrs. Martha. We love you, God keep you and your family. Thank you for taking care of my babies... ”
7 of 21 | Posted by: George Knebel - Charleston, SC

“Martha was the best pediatric nurse . I loved her and valued her opinion. I ran into her after she had retired from Parkwood Pediatrics and she...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Elizabeth Young - Powder springs, GA

“Ms. Martha you have always been greatly loved! Cindy, Sara & Dylan Anderson ♥ ”
9 of 21 | Posted by: Cynthia Anderson - Summerville, SC

“Ms. Martha was much loved by my family and will always be remembered fondly by all of us. My children were two of her babies at Parkwood Pediatrics....Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Marianne Rogers - Charleston, SC

11 of 21 | Posted by: Joan Essenberg - Charleston, SC

“Prayers of comfort for the Ackerman family, my daughter is a patient of Dr. Rhodes and we loved seeing Ms. Martha when we had to come in the office! ”
12 of 21 | Posted by: Megan Atkinson - Charleston, SC

“We are so very sorry to read of the passing of "Miss Martha". She touched our hearts in so many ways during the care of our three sons during many,...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Bari and Andy Engel - Marietta, GA

“My prayers go out to Albert and all the family. I am so sorry for your loss. God gained another angel. Martha was wonderful and caring person and she...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: Helen Wright / Mindas - SC

“Prayers are with the family. We knew Mrs. Martha when our children were patients of Dr. Rhodes. She was a wonderful and caring nurse. ”
15 of 21 | Posted by: Anna Skipper - Charleston, SC

“My prayers are with You Al, ”
16 of 21 | Posted by: John Bailey - Reevesville, SC

“Buck and I are so sorry to hear of Martha's passing. She was such a beacon of Christ's love to us for years at All Saints Lutheran Church. Our love...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Our deepest condolences from California. She is in Heaven now and pain free. May God bless you Albert and family and give you strength during this...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Louie and Pat Ackerman - Modesto, CA

“Sorry for your loss. May the God who "binds up the brokenhearted" and "comforts all who mourn" strengthen your family during this difficult time ...Read More »
19 of 21 | Posted by: T W - Charleston, SC

“We knew Ms. Martha during the time that our children visited Dr. Rhodes as their pediatrician. She was always the most cheerful and loving person...Read More »
20 of 21 | Posted by: Ashley Harvey - Goose Creek, SC

“We all learned from the wisdom you shared and left your love with all of us. I loved you dearly and will miss you. Rest well, my friend. ”
21 of 21 | Posted by: Thea Taylor - Charleston, SC

Martha V. Ackerman, 68, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, wife of Albert Earl Ackerman died Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Her Funeral Service will be held Sunday, March 11, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 2:00 pm. Interment will follow in Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens, 1308 Mathis Ferry Road with a reception at the funeral home. The family will receive friends on Saturday, March 10, 2018 in the Mount Pleasant Chapel from 6:00 until 8:00 pm.

Martha was born July 15, 1949 in Charleston, South Carolina, she was one of four children of the late Derwood Lorraine Aydlette Sr. and the late Emma Frances Stebner Aydlette. She graduated from St. Andrews High School and Trident Technical College. Martha retired after 27 years as a Registered Nurse with Parkwood Pediatrics with Dr. Malcolm Rhodes. She was a charter member of All Saints Lutheran Church where she was very active in the choir and taught confirmation classes. She attended St. Andrews Anglican Church of Mt. Pleasant and was a member of the Salty Sisters Bible Study.

She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Albert "Al" Ackerman of Mt. Pleasant, SC; daughter, Lisa Marie Ferguson (Dr. John Matthew Ferguson) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; brother, Charles "Chuck" Robert Aydlette (Jan) of Charleston, SC; sisters-in-law, Libby Aydlette and Linda Aydlette, all of Charleston, SC; three grandchildren, Jack Harris Ferguson, Charles "Charlie" O'Neal Ferguson and Thomas Cooper Ferguson and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Kelly Lynne Ackerman and two brothers, Derwood "Woody" Lorraine Aydlette, Jr. and Rondal "Ron" Earl Aydlette.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Charleston - Gentiva, 4975 LaCross Road, Suite 200, North Charleston, SC 29406-6531 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.