Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Melvin Martin, Casey County, KY, (1961-2014)

He was a farmer and a member of the Craftsman Masonic Lodge #722. He enjoyed playing cards and watching westerns on TV. She was born in Casey County, KY, and was a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the widower of Patty Luttrell Martin since November 23, 2008.
Click on headline for complete obituary

Melvin Emory Martin, of Shugars Hill Road, passed away on Friday, July 11, 2014, at the UK Medical Center in Lexington. He was 61.

Funeral services will be at 9amCT/10amET, Monday, July 14, 2014, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Clifford DeHart officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Contown Cemetery. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Sunday, May 13, 2014, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Masonic Rites at 6pmCT/7pmET.

Melvin Martin, Casey County, KY, (1961-2014)

Born Tuesday, November 27, 1951, in Casey Co., KY, he was a son of the late Hayden and Villa Marie Wilson Martin. He died Friday, July 11, 2014, in Lexington, Fayette County, KY, at the age of 61 years, seven months, and 14 days.

Melvin was a farmer and a member of the Craftsman Masonic Lodge #722. He enjoyed playing cards and watching westerns on TV.

Survivors include the following:
  • His sons: Chris (Tresia) Martin and Emery (Carey) Martin, both of Liberty, KY

  • Brothers: Larry Martin, Murl (Flossie) Martin, and Billy Martin, all of Liberty, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Brittany Martin and Allie Tinsley
He was preceded in death by his wife, Patty Luttrell Martin, who passed away on November 23, 2008, and his brothers, Donald, Woodrow, and Monroe Martin.

Send a condolence to the family of Melvin Martin

Funeral arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY.

This story was posted on 2014-07-12 15:41:21
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.