NORTH TAZEWELL, Va. —
orn in Bluefield, VA, he was the son of Hazel Wolfe Martin of Princeton, WV and the late John Henry Martin. He was a member of Bailey Switch United Methodist Church and also enjoyed attending Mt. View Church of Christ. He was an electrician for the coal mining industry.
In addition to his father, he was also preceded in death by an infant brother, Donny Martin.
Those left to cherish his memory are his mother, Hazel Wolfe Martin of Princeton, WV; his wife, Margaret Leta Swetnam Martin of North Tazewell, VA; his children, Bobby Mullins of North Tazewell, VA, Leigh Mullins Dillow of North Tazewell, VA, Carol Lemmons and husband Les of Houston, TX and Tina Martin of Blacksburg, VA; brother, John Henry Martin Jr. and wife Sara of Bland, VA; sisters, Jean Johnson and husband Bobby of Falls Mills, VA and Darlene Martin of Chicago, Illinois; 10 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren
A service to celebrate Earl’s life will be held on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at Dudley Memorial Chapel with Rev Steve Aker officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Friends may visit with the family this evening from 6-8 P.M. at Dudley Memorial Mortuary.
Dudley Memorial is serving the Martin family.