Lamar Martin, 63, husband of Jennie Sautter Martin, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
A native of Buford, he was the son of the late Newman Decatur Martin and Floyce Whidby Martin. He spent most of his life teaching and working in the HVAC-R profession and eventually retired doing what he loved to do, fishing and playing with the horses.
Survivors in addition to his wife include his children, Christie and Jamie Gordon, Toccoa, and Joshua and Christina Martin, Athens; sister, Jeannine Morris, Braselton; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 12, at 2 p.m. at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East Chapel, Athens.
Lord & Stephens East is in charge of arrangements.