Funeral services for Mr. Larry Joe Martin,  65,   of   Portland,
TN, will  be  held  at  1 P.M. on Friday, December  23,  2016,  at
Anderson - Upper  Cumberland  Funeral  Home  in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in the  McCoinsville
community of Jackson County, TN.

   The family will receive friends on Thursday from 1 P.M.  to  5
P.M., and on Friday from 11 A.M. until time of services.

   He passed  away  on  Tuesday, December  20, 2016,  at  his
residence.

   He  was  born  April  6, 1951, in Jackson  County, TN, to  the
late Ted Martin and Rhetta Martin. On August 28, 1965, he was
married to the late Rita Martin, who passed away November 21,
2001. He was a brick mason.

   In  addition  to  his  wife  and  parents, he  was  preceded  in
death  by  1  Grandson:  Austin Martin; 1 Great Granddaughter:
Azalea Martin; 1 Brother: Henry Lee Martin; and  1  Sister: Ruby
Temple.

   Survivors  include  1  Son:  David (Alisha) Martin of Portland,
TN; 1 Daughter: Shelia Martin (Robert Cobbs)  of  Portland, TN;
6  Grandchildren;   and  5 Great Grandchildren. Several nieces,
nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends also survive.

   Bro. Eugene Brewington will officiate at the services.

   In lieu of flowers, memorial donations  may  be  made  to  the
Martin family by contacting the funeral home.
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