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Arvil Landis Martin, 59, Greensburg, KY (1962-2021)

Arvil Landis Martin of Greensburg passed away on Monday, December 27, 2021 at Taylor Regional Hospital. He was 59 years old.

Funeral Services for Mr. Arvil Landis Martin will be conducted at 10amCT on Friday, December 31, 2021 at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main St., Greensburg, KY, with Rev. Joey Bunch officiating. Private burial will be in the Green County Memory Gardens.

Visitation is requested from 5pmCT until 8pmCT on Thursday, and from 7amCT until 10amCT on Friday at the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.

Arvil Landis Martin, son of the late Charlie Martin and Marie Wyatt Martin League, was born Saturday, May 19, 1962 in Green County.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended Liberty Missionary Baptist Church. He worked at Cox Interior and enjoyed doing mechanic work. He also enjoyed rabbit hunting, fishing and especially spending time with family and grandchildren.

Survived by his wife of 42 years, Jo Ann Janes "Jodie" Martin, and Arvil united in marriage on July 6, 1979.

Other survivors include one son and daughter-in-law: Craig Landis and Carrie Jean Martin of Summersville; three grandchildren: Jaydon Landis Martin and his fiance Abbigail Milby, Maddux Reid Martin and Ella Kate Martin; two brothers: Wendell Martin and his significant other Barbara, Terry (Becky) Martin; and eight sisters: Arlene (Leonard) Burton, Betty Potter, Elizabeth (Charles) Sneed, Patsy Sneed (Steve Bradshaw), Pamela (Mitch) Janes, Violet (Darren) Pike, Mary (Phillip) Chapman, and LB (Doyce) Jones and a host of other family and friends.

Pallbearers: Jaydon Martin, Troy Mitchell, Buck Jaggers, Larry Marcum, Darrell Dudgeon, Darren Goff

Honorary Pallbearers: Maddux Martin, Ella Martin, Fats Coffey, Mitch Janes, Juan Ayala, Miguel Ayala, and all his nieces and nephews

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Gideon Bible Fund and may be left at the funeral home.

Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Arvil Landis Martin, 59, Greensburg, KY (1962-2021)

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