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Helen Joyce (Cotton) Martin


1937 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Helen Joyce (Cotton) Martin Obituary
Helen Joyce Martin, age 79, passed away Friday, December 16, 2016 at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene. Helen was born October 28, 1937 in McCulloch County, Texas to the late Johnny B. and Inez Evelyn (Walter) Cotton. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, December 19, 2016 at the Roscoe Church of Christ with Royce D. Clay, Jr. and Dan Boren officiating. Interment will be at Champion Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home. Visitation will be Sunday from 4:00 until 6:00 P.M. at the funeral home. She moved to Roscoe from Voca, Texas in 1946 and married John O. Martin August 24, 1956 in Roscoe. Helen was a member of the Roscoe Church of Christ, worked as tax collector for the Highland School District, Nolan County Tax Appraisal District, had worked for the Roscoe State Bank and enjoyed painting, sewing and crocheting. Helen is survived by her husband of sixty years John O. Martin of Roscoe, daughter Amy Boyd and husband Kent of Loraine, sons Don Martin and wife Debbie of Roscoe, Larry Martin and wife Carola of Sweetwater and her sister Linda Juhan of Atlanta, Georgia. She is also survived by her grandchildren Kassie Alexander and husband Jake, Derick Merket, Kara Johnson and husband Kade, Tyler Martin, Tanner Martin and wife Morgan, Kaylee Martin, Corynn Martin and Christa Martin and four great grandchildren. Helen was also preceded in death by her brother Jimmy Ray Cotton and a grandson Trevor Martin. Pallbearers will be her grandchildren Kassie Alexander, Derick Merket, Kara Johnson, Tyler Martin, Tanner Martin, Kaylee Martin, Corynn Martin and Christa Martin. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mccoyfh.com.
Published in Sweetwater Reporter on Dec. 18, 2016
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