TRUMANN - Mr. Lloyd James Martin departed this life on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 67. Mr. Martin was born Saturday, September 17, 1949 in Jonesboro, Ark., and lived most of his lifetime in Trumann. Mr. Martin was a retired factory worker for Columbia Forest, a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War and of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his parents, Warren General and Martha Lee Crouch Martin.
Mr. Martin is survived by one son, Jonathan Martin and wife Misty of Trumann; two daughters, Stephanie Dawn Nelson and husband Allen of Jonesboro, Ark., and Beth Whitaker and husband Austin of Bay, Ark.; two sisters, Cathy Everhart and husband Jimmy and Geneva Williams and husband Jimmy, both of Trumann; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services were held June 15th in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home with Bro. Ricky Forbis officiating. Burial followed in Tyronza Cemetery in Tyronza, Ark.
Pallbearers were Doug Stanley, Donnie Taylor, Ronnie Taylor, Jan Morgan, Lonnie Robertson, and Jim Bo Everhart. Honorary pallbearers were Tommy Foshee, James Boyd, Pete Armstrong, Rocky Bratton and Melvin Eudy.
An online register book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net