Robert SR
Robert SR

Obituary of Robert Martin SR

Robert "Bob" Irving Martin, Sr., 69, of Snow Hill, died Friday, March 4, 2011 at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury. Born July 9, 1941 in Stockton, he was a son of the late William Issac Martin and Mamie Ellen (Donaway) Mariner. Mr. Martin was a member of Spence Baptist Church in Snow Hill. He served in the U.S. Army 20 years and was a USDA Inspector for 10 years before becoming disabled. He was an avid Redskin fan and enjoyed shooting pool, bowling, stockcar racing, gardening, horse racing and visiting the casinos. He is survived by his wife, Helen Blevins Martin of Snow Hill; a son, Robert I. Martin, Jr. and his wife Julie of Salisbury; a daughter, Betty Ann Martin Steck and her husband Joachim of Germany; a son, Randy William Martin of Germany; a brother, Mervin Louis Martin of Ocean City; a sister, Patricia Elaine Trader of Snow Hill; five grandchildren, Amanda Martin, Tobias Steck, Erin Martin, Isabella Martin and Jeremy Martin, and extended family members, Joe, Lori, Ryan and Tyler Donoway and Katlyn Marie, Dickie and Judy Daye all of Snow Hill, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Joyce Ann Robbins. A funeral service, officiated by Deacon Scott Creager and Rev. Ken Elligson, will be held 11 AM, Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at Spence Baptist Church, 7603 Spence Church Road, Snow Hill, where family and friends may call one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, MD 21802-1733. Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, 107 Vine Street, Pocomoke City, Maryland 21851. To send condolences to the family visit


When Tuesday, March 8th, 2011 10:00am - 11:00am Location Spence Baptist Church Address 7603 Spence Church Rd. Snow Hill, MD 21863

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When Tuesday, March 8th, 2011 11:00am Location Spence Baptist Church Address 7603 Spence Church Rd. Snow Hill, MD 21863
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