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
later date.

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
truck driver.

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,
TN.

Bro. Jim Phillips will officiate at the services.
© 2010 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home