Martin, Jimmy R

December 4, 1956 - August 29, 2018

Jimmy Ray Martin, age 61, passed away at home on Wednesday August 29, 2018, surrounded by his beloved family and the wonderful people of Silverado Hospice Care.


Jimmy was born December 4, 1956 in Brownsville, Tennessee.
His parents were James Franklin Martin and Hazel Martin. 
He was the second of 9 children in his family.  He attended school at McNairy County.
After graduation he joined the Marine Corp and served his country from May 29, 1975 to November 8, 1980.
He later began a career as a United States Postal Service Technician where he retired in 2018 after 30 years of service. He resided in Spring Texas then later moved to Kingwood Texas.


He was married to Frieda Martin on April 30, 1988 at Sugar Creek Baptist Church and they had four beautiful children together.
He was known as a hard working Marine that was very dedicated to his family and did everything for them. He also had a love for classic cars.


Jimmy is survived by his wife, Frieda Martin; son James Jose Martin; daughter Frieda Marie Martin; daughter Melisa Le Bante; daughter Misty Daniels; grandson Benjamin Magooirk.

Service Information

Visitation: A visitation was held on 2018-09-02 at Darst Funeral Home.

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