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J. W. Martin

Memphis, TN

J.W. "Dub" Martin, 90, of Memphis, TN passed away August 14, 2017. He was retired from Memphis Light, Gas & Water, a member of Oaklawn Baptist Church, Appoloosa Horse Club, and proudly served in the US Navy. He was onboard the USS Blessing enroute to Japan when WWII ended in 1945. He was preceded in death by his wife, Laura Juanita Martin; son, Melvin W. Martin; and nephew, Jimmy (Shirley) Russell. He is survived by his niece, Becky Dianis of Magnolia, AR; nephews, Jack (Sally) Russell of Searcy, AR, Billy (Peggy) Russell of Rosston, AR. The family will receive friends Friday, August 18 at Oaklawn Baptist Church from 1 p.m. until the service at 2 p.m. Interment to follow with military honors in Oaklawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Methodist Hospice Residence.

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Published in The Commercial Appeal on Aug. 16, 2017
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