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Robert Lee Martin, Jr. April 23, 1930 - July 16, 2022

Born: Wednesday Apr 23, 1930

Died: Saturday Jul 16, 2022

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Robert Lee Martin, Jr. age 92 of Eden, passed away on Saturday, July 16th 2022 at Hospice Home of Rockingham County.

A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 20th 2022 at Fair Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Overlook Cemetery with full Military Honors.  A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 10 a.m. till 11 a.m.

Junior was born April 23, 1930 in South Boston, Va. to the late Robert Lee Martin, Sr. and Annie Bateman Martin.  He was a U.S. Army Veteran and served during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of Spray Baptist Church. Junior enjoyed golfing, fishing, reading and walking. He enjoyed being with family and especially his grandchildren. He retired from Duke Power Company.

Surviving are wife, Hilda Hawkins Martin of the home; daughter, Terri Martin; son Robert Lee Martin, III  and wife Cindy, all of Eden; grandchildren, Brittany Pratt and husband Clay, Nick Edwards and Cooper Martin; great grandchildren, Thomas and Sawyer Pratt; sister, Mildred M. “Boodie” Cochran.

The family will be meeting at the home of his daughter, 521 Bermuda Dr. Eden, NC

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Spray Baptist Church, 745 Church St, Eden NC 27288.


Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.fairfuneralhome.com  
 


Terri and family, I am so very sorry for the loss of your Dad. I know the pain you are feeling and it really hurts. It is so very hard loosing a parent. You and your sweet family are in my thoughts and prayers. I pray you will be comforted in Gods loving arms and He will give you all peace and strength. Much love, Martha Corum
Martha Corum
So sorry to learn of the loss of your father, Robbie and Terri.  We've been neighbors of Robbie,Cindy and Cooper since we moved here in 2009 and just recently of Terri.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Lesley and Sandy Williams
Bent Grass LN.
Sandy Williams
So sorry to see the passing of Jr. I worked with him at Dan River for many years.  Prayers for the Family
Dennis Strader
Terri and family, I never met your dad, but I have memories of how you described him as a wonderful man and the unfailing support he  had for you and your family.

So very sorry for your loss and prayers for your comfort.  
Foresa Coe
Robert I am so sorry to hear about your dad, prayers for your family during this time.
Melody Heffinger Hunnicutt
Dear Robert and Family,
We are so sorry for your loss.  You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Darrin and Beth Pulliam
Robert and family, I have so many fond memories of your dad throghout my life. I thought he was one of the most kind people I have ever known. He will be sorely missed and my thoughts and prayers are with you all during this very difficult time! I love you all! 
Jeff Hale
Hilda,
We are so sorry to hear of Robert's passing. You and your family have our love, prayers, and condolences. 
Love,
Elders Jerry and Pamela Hyman,
YMCA Water Aerobics Family
Pamela Hyman
Sorry for your loss 
Sandra Parks
Dear Terri and family.....So sorry for the loss of your precious Daddy!!! Y'all are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time!!! May God Bless hold you all close to His loving heart!!! Sending love and hugs!!!
Micki Neal
I was saddened to learn of the loss of Mr. Martin. Many fond memories remain of the time I spent with the Martin family in my youth. While fishing and golfing come to mind it was the time he spent playing baseball with Robert and I that stand out the most. He spent hour upon hour pitching batting practice, hitting ground balls (and pop flies) and teaching us the game. I cherish every moment of that time and am forever grateful. I know he'll be missed. My family's thoughts and prayers are with the Martin family. God bless you 'Junior.'

The Joyce family (Todd, Christa, Genevieve and Alysia)
Todd Joyce


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