Obituary: Roy Alvin Martin
Mr. Roy Alvin Martin, age 75, passed away Thursday morning, February 27, 2014 at Williamson Medical Center.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 2 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Heritage Funeral Home with Dan Tholen officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. The family will visit with friends on Friday from 4-8pm at Heritage Funeral Home. Heritage Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Roy was born on June 18, 1938, and was the son of the late Mack Martin and the late Mamie Pullum Martin. He was a farmer who was well known and loved in the community. He was a member of West Main Church of Christ. Roy had a wonderful church family that he treasured dearly. In his spare time, he enjoyed watching wrestling on television. Roy had a bad case of arhritis, but he never let it stop him. He was always willing to go on. He was also one of those people that everyone wanted to be around. If you ever met him, you were attached.
Roy is survived by his brothers: Walter (Mary) Martin, Thomas (Aletha) Martin of Centerville, and O.V. (Carolyn) Martin of Pulaski.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Bobby Martin.
Pallbearers will be Mark Mitchell, Dustin Martin, Doug Vain, Tim Goar, Matt Mitchell, and Todd Davis.
Memorial Donations can be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Foundation at 404 BNA Drive, Suite 102, Nashville, TN 37217.
You may share condolences with the family at the Heritage Funeral Home website: www.TnFunerals.com
Posted on: 2/28/2014