Martha Griffith Selman, age 86, resident of Gulfport, MS and formerly of Decatur, AL passed away April 22, 2019 in Gulfport.

She was an administrative assistant in the Fairfield City School System in Fairfield, AL for over 30 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Harold Selman; daughter, Connie Alexander; grandson, Harold Griffith “Griff” Alexander; parents, Lester and Bertha Griffith; and sisters, Kate and Evelyn.

She is survived by her son-in-law, Rod Alexander (Carol) of Moulton, AL; grandsons, Mark Alexander (Christina) of Gulfport and Sam Alexander (Cheli) of Houston, TX; five great-grandchildren, Ellie, Tripp, Andrew, Conner, and Griff.

A memorial service was be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at St. John Episcopal Church, 202 Gordon Dr. SE, Decatur, AL 35601. The family received friends in the parish hall after the service.

Memorials may be made to St. John Episcopal Church, 202 Gordon Dr. SE, Decatur, AL 35601, or Camp Alabama Special Camp for Children and Adults (ASCCA), www.campascca.org.

Riemann Family Funeral Home, Gulfport, MS is serving the family, and memories may be shared at www.riemannfamily.com