JEFFERSONVILLE - Martin, Edward James Jr., 69, passed away Friday, November 2, 2012 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
Edward was born in Jeffersonville, was a veteran of the United States Navy
and retired from the United States Postal Service.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Minerva Crenshaw.
He is survived by his wife, Gwendolyn Martin; four children, Elisa Jordan, Tammy Meneese (Terry), Edward J. Martin III (Sarah) and Trishella Carney (Daniel); three siblings, Rev. William "Billy" Martin, Laverne Orndorff and Ronnie L. Martin Sr.; and 12 grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at St. James United Methodist Church in Jeffersonville, with burial to follow in Charlestown Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the church. Scott Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.