James Bennie Martin, 70,
beloved husband of Elsie Joan Mills Martin, went home to be with the Lord,
Friday, October 25, 2019 at his residence.
Mr. Martin was born the
son of George Army Martin and Mary Linda Thomas Martin on December 1, 1948
in Andrews. He was a retired employee with International Paper Company
and was a United States Army Veteran. He was a member of the Cherry
Hill Country Club and the Andrews High School Booster Club.
He was a devoted husband, loving father, cherished grandfather, caring
brother, and a loyal friend.
He is survived by:
his wife; a daughter, Erica Martin Turner(Walter); five grandchildren,
Randi Newton(Patrick), Shane Turner(Pearl), Levi Turner, Donna Turner,
and Jakob Turner; a great-granddaughter, Carlynn Newton; two brothers,
George Buster Martin(Carolyn) and Glen Martin(Susie); two sisters, Ruth
Thomas and Linda Howard; and a large number of nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by:
his parents; and a sister, Rachel Lambert.
A Graveside Service with
Military Recognition will be 11AM, Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Andrews
Memorial Cemetery directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
The Martin Family will receive
family and friends 6-8PM, Monday, October 28, 2019 at the Andrews Chapel
of McKenzie Funeral Home, 610 S. Rosemary Ave., Andrews.
McKenzie Funeral Home is
honored to serve the Martin family.