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Luther Martin, Argyle, Casey Co, KY (1923-2018)

Luther He was a sawmill operator and a member of Brush Creek Pentecostal Church. He was the patriarch of a very large respected Casey County family. He was the son of the late Solomon and flossie gentian Martin and the widower of Ida Pearl Poff Martin. He leaves 81 direct living descendants spanning four generations.
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Luther Martin age 94, of Liberty, KY passed away on Monday April 16, 2018 at the Casey County Hospital. Visitation will be held from 5-8pmCT/6-9pmET Wednesday April 18, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Services will be held at 12noonCT/1pmET Thursday April 19, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY with Bro. Bearl King officiating. Burial will be in the Glenwood Cemetery.

Luther Martin, Argyle, Casey Co, KY (1923-2018)

He was born in Argyle, Casey County, KY on April 26, 1923. He was a son of the late Solomon and Flossie Gentian Martin. He died Monday April 16, 2018 in Liberty, Casey County, KY, at the age of 94 years, 11 months, and 21 days.

Luther was the widower of Ida Pearl Poff Martin who passed away on July 13, 1992.

He was a Sawmill Operator and a member of Brush Creek Pentecostal Church.

Survivors include:
  • Three sons: Ottis Earl and (Becky) Martin of Ninevah, IN, and Paul Wayne and (Reamona) Martin and Gregory Lee and ( Angela) Martin, both of Liberty, KY

  • One daughter: Emma Faye Martin of Liberty, KY

  • Fifteen grandchildren,

  • Thirty-three great gandchildren,

  • Twenty-nine great great grandchildren, and

  • One Brother: Orvice Martin of Pleasantsville, TN.
Preceding him in death besides his parents and spouse were four grandchildren, one great gandchild, one great great grandchild, two brothers: Lester and Lewis Martin; and two sisters: Maudeline Martin and Jewell Winfield.

Send condolences to the family of Luther Martin.

Bartle Funeral Home, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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