Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


April 19, 2013

Glen Ray Martin

JACKSONVILLE — Graveside services for Glen Ray Martin, age 85, of Jacksonville will be 2:00 pm Friday, April 19, 2013, at the Upper Cedar Creek Cemetery near Bas-trop. Eddie Milham will officiate. Services are by Autry Funeral Home of Jacksonville.

Mr. Martin died Wednesday in Jackson-ville.

Glen was born July 11, 1927 in Bastrop County. Mr. Martin moved to Palestine in 1954 and then to Frankston in 1963. He owned Martin’s Marina on Lake Palestine and Martin’s Garbage Ser-vice in Frankston and Malakoff. Mr. Martin was also a farmer and a rancher.

Survivors are: his wife, Dorothy Martin, Jacksonville, daughters and sons-in-law, Bar-bara Haws and Roy of Jacksonville, Patricia Price of Vidor, Glenna Lee Martin of Rusk, Mary Ellen Milham and Eddie of Longview, Rebecca Pemberton and Roy of Jacksonville.  Grandchildren and spouses: Eddie Starling and Melissa, Jason Starling, Jennifer Star-ling, Justin Williams, Kimberly Riley and Matt, Jonathan Price and Tina, Kristina Glenn and Kevin.  There are eight great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the United Methodist Church of Frankston, 110 S. Weldon St., Frankston, Texas  75763, or to the Charity of the Donor’s Choice.

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