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Obit: JOHN MARTIN JR.

Obit: JOHN MARTIN JR.

February 8th, 2019 in Obituaries

John Martin Jr., 72, of Texarkana, Ark., died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, in a local hospice. Mr. Martin was born Feb. 2, 1946, in Plain Dealing, La. He was a truck driver. Survivors include one son, Ricky De'Bose Martin of Kansas City, Mo.; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Russell and Hazel Martin and Donal R. Sr. and Trav Turner of Texarkana; one sister, Shirley Martin-Wilson of Wake Village, Texas; and three aunts, Maple DuPree of Plain Dealing and Bonnie Lee and Marie Brown of Texarkana. Services will be noon Saturday at Haynes Mortuary. Burial will be in Chapelwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. today at the funeral home. Online registration is at haynesmortuary.com.