TALMO – Warren Albert "W.A." Martin Sr., 68, passed away at his residence on Friday, June 21, 2013.
Born in Hall County, he was the son of the late Fred Harold and Kathleen Justus Martin and was married to Christine Ledford Martin of the residence. Mr. Martin was preceded in death by a son, Warren Albert Martin, Jr.; son-in-law, Mike Warren; siblings, Danny Ray Martin and Linda Sue Massey; and mother-in-law and father-in-law, Lee Rowland and Mary Lee Parr Ledford.
Survivors in addition to his wife include children, Gwen (Craig) Puntervold, Talmo, Angela Warren, Talmo, and fiancé Tony Carlyle; siblings, Kenneth Martin, Athens, Summie Martin, Dennis Martin and Roger Martin, all of Talmo, and Marie Martin and Mildred Daniels, both of Cleveland; stepsister, Allison (Mark) Raeke of North Carolina; grandchildren, Ashley (Chris) Kubiak, Dawn (Andy) Booth, Samantha Martin and fiancé, Stew Sexton and Scott Martin; great-grandchildren, Glayde Kubiak and Joanna Martin; honorary grandchildren, Colby, McKenzie and Dakota Hart and Kayli Martin; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are scheduled for Monday June 24 at 2 p.m. from the Pond Fork Baptist Church in Talmo with the Rev. Johnny Knight officiating. Interment will follow in the Martin Family Cemetery. Mr. Martin will lie in state at the church on Monday from 1-2 PM.
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.