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Robert Oliver "Rob" Martin, Jr
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Birth: May 26, 1937
Webster Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 2010
Harris County
Texas, USA

Graveside service for Robert Oliver (Rob) Martin, Jr. were held Aug. 18, 2010, at Gardens of Memory in Minden, LA. with the Rev. Linda Shepherd officiating.

Rob was a graduate of Minden High School and Louisiana Tech University and married his high school sweetheart, Linda Lee Mims.

In 1975 Rob was working for IBM Corp. at Nassau Bay, TX. They lived in Missouri City with their son Robert Martin III. Linda Lee was a homemaker.

By 1985 Linda Lee and Rob had moved to Darien, Connecticut. Rob was Research Market Advisor for IBM and their only son was attending Louisiana Tech. Linda Lee was working in a gift shop.

Rob had retired in 1995. He traded commodity futures, bred horseback shooting dogs (English pointers) for field competition and played golf.

They lived in Connecticut from 1976-2001 before moving to a suburb southeast of Houston to be near their son and his family. He retired with 30 years of service as portfolio manager with IBM Retirement Fund. The Martins enjoyed living in Seabrook, Galveston County, Texas, enjoying retirement and family.

His father and mother, R.O. and Maxine Martin, preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Lee Mims Martin; son, Robert Oliver Martin III; daughter-in-law, Kimberly Martin; granddaughter, Chloe Lynn Martin; grandson, Cameron Oliver Martin; and sister, Janet Martin Hamm.

Family links: 
  Robert Oliver Martin (1910 - 1989)
  Maxine Owen Martin (1913 - 1992)
  Linda Lee Mims Martin (1937 - 2011)
Gardens of Memory Cemetery
Webster Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Linda Holt Moorehead
Record added: Jan 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64607245
Robert Oliver Rob Martin, Jr
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More pretty flowers for you, Rob...
- Linda
 Added: Feb. 21, 2013
What a reunion you and Linda Lee must have had yesterday! Pretty flowers for you...
- Linda
 Added: Jan. 24, 2011

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