Elmer T. Martin, 86, died June 24, 2014, Amarillo,TX
Service will be Monday, June 30, 2014 at 11am in New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church.
Bishop James Mims-Pastor and eulogist
Arrangements by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes, Amarillo, TX.
Mr. Elmer T. Martin was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, September 24, 1927. He enjoyed golf and baseball. His favorite baseball team was the Atlanta Braves.
He retired from Southwestern Bell Telephone Company after 36 years and later worked at the Tascosa Country Club.
He was one of the original members of the Shiloh Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by three brothers; Charles Gillispie, James Warner, Jr. and David B. Lee One sister; Lucille Conger
He is survived by: Wife; Vivian Martin, 62 years of marriage, of Amarillo,TX. Three Sons; Michael Martin and wife Doritha of Atlanta, GA. Kenneth Martin of Amarillo, TX. Reggie Martin and wife Angela of Atlanta, GA. Daughter; Rochelle Martin of Atlanta, GA. Sister; Alma Harris of Denver, CO & Step-sister; Georgia Gardner of Pittsburg, CA. Grandson; Michael Cameron Martin of Atlanta, GA. Grandaughter; Kennedi Tillman of Los Angelus, CA.Great- Grandson; Cameron Jahvon Martin of Atlanta, GA.Nephew; Jimmie Luster of Denver, CO
In lieu of flowers family request memorial to the America Cancer Society at 3915 Bell Street, Ama
Visitation at funeral home, Sunday from 3pm until 6pm