James Allen Martin
James Allen Martin, age 83, of Mars Hill in Lawrenceburg, TN passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 8, 2022 at his home surrounded by his wife, children and family.
He was a lifelong member of Mars Hill United Methodist Church. In his spare time, he loved singing in the choir, camping, woodworking, and was a Mason and a Shriner.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Roy W. and Opal Ballentine Martin; brother: Maurice Ancil Martin; sister: Robbie Faye Caperton.
He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years: Cynthia Smith Martin; two children: Nathan A Martin (Sherry) and Sharon Martin Polk (Bobby); four grandchildren: Cassie Urban (Jason), Marty Polk (Michelle), Whitney Martin (Drew) and Wyatt Martin; eight great-grandchildren; plus extended family.
Funeral services for James Allen Martin will be held at Mars Hill United Methodist Church on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. with Bro. Billy Beal officiating. Interment will follow at Mars Hill Cemetery. Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. Condolences may be offered by way of: www.pettusturnbo.com.