J. Don Martin, 89, of Dalton, Ga., departed this life Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at his residence.
He was the son of the late, W.C. Martin and Edna Hunsucker Martin. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Jerri Martin in 2003; sister, Betty Philpot; and brother, W.D. Martin.
He was in the United States Navy, serving in World War II and was employed with Brown Printing of Dalton, for more than 32 years, retiring in 1990.
He was a member of Dalton First Baptist Church.
Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Donnie Mansfield and grandson, Josh Mansfield, all of Dalton; brother, Lamar Martin of Cleveland; and nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.
The funeral was held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at Dalton First Baptist Church with the Rev. Phillip Cannon and Dr. Bill Ireland officiating.
Burial was in Whitfield Memorial Gardens.
The family request memorials be made to the First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 827 Dalton, GA 30722-0827.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.lovefuneralhomega.com.
Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton is in charge of arrangements.