Funeral services for Mr. Thurman Harold Martin, 66, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday,
December 5, 2010, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the
Clinton Grove Cemetery in Clinton Township, Michigan at a
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 4 P.M. – 9
P.M., and on Sunday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Friday, December 3, 2010, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born May 24, 1944, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Thurman Lee Martin and Avon Cleo Martin. He was a
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Daughter: Tania Ballard; 1 Brother: Roger Martin; and 2
Sisters: Nell Hopkins and Bessie Emmitt.
Survivors include 1 Son: Shawn (Tracey) Martin of Warren,
MI; 2 Step-Sons: Marlon Smith and Steve Smith both of
Roseville, MI; 2 Step-Daughters: Londa Gatt of Rochester
Hills, MI, and Tammy Smith of Warren, MI; 8 Grandchildren:
Shayna, Ashlyn, Taria, Dylan, Brooke, Myranda, Austin, and
Shawn; 1 Great Grandchild: Aden; 3 Brothers: Billy Martin of
Bloomington Springs, TN; Danny Martin and Wayne Martin both
of Gainesboro, TN; and 1 Sister: Wava Allen of Gainesboro,
Bro. Jim Phillips will officiate at the services.
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