Mitchell Lynn Martin, 54, a lifelong resident of Birchwood, passed away Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.
He was a faithful member of Gamble Road Baptist Church. He was an employee of Adams Masonry in Chattanooga. He was a loving husband and father.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Elizabeth Greene Martin.
He is survived by his wife, Kimberly Martin of Birchwood; four children: Angela Martin of Alaska, Jennifer Wilson and husband, Brian, of Harrison, Amanda Norton and husband, Tyler, of Lamontville and Nicholas “Nick” Martin of Birchwood; eight grandchildren: Jacob, Isaac, Gabriel, and Abby Hurlbutt, all of Alaska, Dakota and Hunter Wilson of Harrison and Kinzie and Levi Norton of Lamontville; six sisters; three brothers; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with the Rev. Josh Cornelius officiating.
Interment will follow at Holder Cemetery in Birchwood with Carlos Melton, Wesley Hardin, Robert Hardin, Daniel LaTour, Dale Cross and Jerry Kennedy serving as pallbearers.
A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening, Aug. 12, 2014, at the funeral home and also from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home prior to the service.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Martin family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.