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Elwin Lee Martin, Jr., 78, Campbellsville, KY (1940-2019)

Elwin Lee Martin, Jr. of Campbellsville passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2019. He was 78 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amET on Monday, July 29, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Rev. Jamie Bennett. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is requested from 5pmET until 8pmET on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Elwin Lee Martin, Jr. of Campbellsville, son of the late Elwin Lee "Bub" Martin, Sr. and Marie Frances "Dollie" Malone Martin, was born September 23, 1940, in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 11:00 P.M., Wednesday, July 24, 2019 in Campbellsville. Age: 78

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Green River Memorial Baptist Church.

In his younger years, he enjoyed bird hunting and fishing. He was a past Master of Elk Horn Mason Lodge 568 F & A M. Elwin was a retired heavy equipment operator.

He united in marriage to Lana Carol Williams June 30, 1961 and she preceded him in death March 25, 2017.

He is survived by two sisters: Sharon Herron of Campbellsville and Mary Evelyn Vaughn and husband, Dennis of Bowing Green and several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by a nephew, Martin Rainwater.

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations to the Masonic Widows and Children's Home and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Elwin Lee Martin, Jr., 78, Campbellsville, KY (1940-2019)

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