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- Published on 04 July 2012
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Memorial services for Gerry Lynn Martin, age 64 of Pittsburg, were at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Funeral Home Chapel in Mount Pleasant.
Mr. Martin was born Jan. 12, 1948 in Deport to James Matthew Martin and Larissa Martin. He was married to Leda Davis. He worked as a dozer operator at TXU Mines.
He died Wednesday, June 27 at Titus Regional Medical Center. He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers, Rudolf, Vernon, Jackie, and Bobby Martin.
He is survived by his wife, Leda Davis Martin of Pittsburg; two daughters, Risa Lynn Martin Jones of Mount Vernon and Julie LaNell Martin of Little Elm, Tex.; a step-daughter, Lisa Morgan of Texarkana, Tex.; a step-son, Buster Roberts of Dierks, Ark.; four grandchildren, Rhett Jones of Mount Vernon, Ricky Jones of Mount Vernon, Heather Chandler of Texarkana, and Jake Morgan of Texarkana; a sister and brother-in-law, Nelda Rose and Ken William of Slidell, La.; and two sister-in-laws, Sharon Martin of Hagansport, Tex. and Joyce Martin of Palestine, Texas.