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NEWPORT, TN-- Mr. Rodney Wayne Martin, 52 of Newport, TN, formerly of Spartanburg, passed away June 23, 2013 after a long battle with cancer. A native of Cowpens, he was the son of Matriel Blake Reid and the late Charles Dean Martin. He worked for the Voluntary Blindness Institute, attended Wofford College, was of the Holiness faith, and was an avid sports fan who also loved hot rods and racing.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his step-father, Ralph Reid of Inman; one brother, Kevin Marty Dean Martin of GA; two sisters, Denise Selman and her husband Johnny of Chesnee and Pamela Lopez and her husband Anselmo of GA; and by eight nieces and nephews, Shane Yanez, Shawn Yanez, Kristen Yanez, and Nicole Yanez, all of Spartanburg, Joshua Lopez, Justin Lopez, and Heather Lopez, all of Dalton GA, and Kayla Vega of Chesnee.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Eggers Funeral Home of Chesnee. A memorial service will immediately follow in Eggers Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Joe Mosley officiating.
The family will be at their respective homes.
E-condolences may be expressed by visiting www.eggersfuneralhome.com
Eggers Funeral Home & Crematory, Chesnee, SC
Eggers Funeral Home Chesnee
815 South Alabama Avenue
Chesnee, SC 29323
Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from June 26 to June 27, 2013