May 16, 1947 - May 30, 2012
Big Stone Gap, VA Gary Lynn Martin, 65, of the Wildcat Valley, passed away on Wednesday (May 30, 2012) at his home. He was born in Harlan County, KY and lived most of his life in Big Stone Gap. He was formerly employed with Quesenberry's, Inc. in Big Stone Gap as a carpenter. He served in the U. S. Army in Germany. He was preceded in death by his father, George Martin He is survived by his son, James Martin and daughter-in-law, Karen of Big Stone Gap; two grandsons, Preston and Kaleb Martin, both of Big Stone Gap; his mother, Opal Martin of Barboursville, KY; three brothers, Larry Martin of Naples, FL, Freddie Martin of Pennington Gap, VA and Eddie Martin of Pound, VA; two sisters, Sue Sage of Evarts, KY and Debbie Hatfield of Barboursville, KY; several nieces and nephews; step-son, Mike McCreary of Indiana; and a special companion, Sara Neely Bloomer of Big Stone Gap. The family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. on Saturday at Holding Funeral Home (17 E. 3rd St., N.) in Big Stone Gap. The funeral services will be conducted at 6 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Melvin Eads and the Rev. Don Childress officiating. Military graveside rites, by the local V.F.W. and D.A.V. posts and the Virginia National Guard Honors Team, will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday in the American Legion Cemetery. The family and friends will meet at the funeral home by 1:30 p.m. on Sunday to go in procession. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. To view the obituary and sign the online registry, please visit www.holdingfuneralhome.com. Holding Funeral Home is honored to serve the Martin family.
Big Stone Gap, VA Gary Lynn Martin, 65, of the Wildcat Valley, passed away on Wednesday (May 30, 2012) at his home. He was born in Harlan County, KY and lived most of his life in Big Stone Gap. He was formerly employed with Quesenberry's,... View Obituary & Service Information
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