|Birth: ||Dec. 28, 1932|
|Death: ||Feb. 10, 2011|
Joe R. Martin was born in Rotan, Texas to Raymond and Gladys Martin. Joe graduated from McMurry University in 1954 where he played football. He had a long career in accounting and worked up to his last illness including being employed with Mariner Energy as a joint venture auditor. Joe was a long member of Wilcrest Baptist Church. He loved hunting and most of all playing with the grandchildren and making his family his life.
Joe is preceded in death by his brother, Raymond Martin. He is survived by his loving wife Ruby Martin of 55 years; daughter, Tracy Bryant; son, Todd Martin and wife Pat; grandchildren, Courtney Barnes, Aaron Barnes and wife Natalie, Michelle Martin, Mary Martin and Matt Martin; great granddaughter, Olivia; sister, Betty Hart and husband Pat. He will always be remembered for being a loving husband, father and grandfather.
A memorial service was held on Sunday, February 13, 2011 in the chapel of Memorial Oaks Funeral Home.
From the Houston Chronicle on February 11, 2011
Ruby Martin (1933 - 2011)*
In Our Hearts Forever
Memorial Oaks Cemetery
Plot: Botanical Gardens
Created by: Susann
Record added: Aug 04, 2011
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