Clarin Elmo Martin (1929 - 2018)


Clarin Elmo Martin, 89, of Galax, died Friday, Oct.19, 2018, in the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
He was born on April 5, 1929, in Woodlawn (Carroll County), to Thomas Wiley and Alice Whitt Martin.
Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Georgie Dunevant Martin of Independence; special daughter, Tonya Martin and Dennis Stanley of Fayetteville, N.C.; two special grandchildren; brother, Otto Martin of Bland; sister-in-law, Vada Lineberry Martin of Galax; caregiver, Paulette Thompson; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral was held Sunday at 3 p.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ted Bartlett officiating. Burial followed in the Monta Vista Cemetery with military rites by the Grayson VFW Post 7726.
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Galax, VA 24333
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Published in Galax Gazette from Oct. 24 to Oct. 25, 2018
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