2011-07-13 / Obituaries

Ned Martin

Robert Ned Martin, 79, of 643 Champion Ferry Road, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 12, 2011, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.

Born in Cherokee County, he was the husband of Imogene Horton Martin and the son of the late Robert Lee (Bob) Martin and Ila Godfrey Martin. Mr. Martin retired from Thompson Contractors, was a U. S. Army veteran, was a buyer and seller of farm equipment, and was a member of Cherokee Creek Baptist Church.

In addition to his wife, also surviving is a son, Gerald Martin and wife, Karen, of Gaffney; and a brother, Jimmy Martin and wife, Linda, of Gaffney.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 14, 2011, in the Cherokee Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with Dr. Mike Frazier officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the graveside.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Cherokee Creek Baptist Church “Building Fund”, 502 Buck Shoals Road, Gaffney, SC, 29341.

The family will be at their respective homes.

An online guest register is available at www.blakelyfuneralho me.com.

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