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Richard Martin Jr.

September 24, 1939 ~ September 13, 2017 (age 77)
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Brother Richard Martin, age 77, of Rutherford College, passed away Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at Burke Hospice & Palliative Care. Born in Gadsden, AL on September 24th, 1939, Richard was a son of the late Vaughn and Mildred Little Martin. He was retired as a minister from Bethel Baptist Church in Chase City, VA. Following retirement, he continued to fill-in when needed for other ministers.

Left to cherish Brother Richard’s memory are his wife of 59 years, Nancy Greeson Martin; three children: Rob Martin of Vale, NC, Lisa Lingerfelt and husband Bruce of Connelly Springs, NC, and Cindy Wilson of the home; eight grandchildren, and eight great grandchildren.

In accordance with his wishes, no services are planned.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Burke Hospice & Palliative Care, 1721 Enon Road, Valdese, NC 28690.  Westmoreland Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. 

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