Robert Martin


VINA, AL – James Robert Martin, 82, died Saturday, May 28, 2016 at Generations of Red Bay.  He was born in Arkansas to William Edgar “Ed” and Ophelia Miller Martin.  He was a truck driver for Sunshine Mills.  

Services will be Sunday, May 29, at 3 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel, Red Bay, AL with Bro. Roger Wood officiating.  Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Red Bay.  Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL will be in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include three nieces-Linda Coats and Martha Kennedy (Dennis) all of Golden and Diane Lopez (Sergio) of Vina.

He was preceded in death by his wife-Mattie Martin; two infant sons; one sister-Girlene Coats; one brother-Raymond Martin; one sister-Idell Barksdale and his parents.

Pallbearers will be Dennis Kennedy, Seth Kennedy, Dennis Cayson, Mike Wallace and Sonny Martin.Visitation will be Sunday, May 29, 2016, from 12-3 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL.