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James Martin

December 15, 1945 - February 12, 2018
Norton Shores, MI

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Visitation

Monday, February 19, 2018
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM EST
Clock Life Story Funeral Homes
Muskegon Location
1469 Peck St.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 722-3721
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Visitation

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST
Bethesda Baptist Church
575 South Getty Ave
Muskegon, MI 49442
(231) 722-7552
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Service

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
12:00 PM EST
Bethesda Baptist Church
575 S. Getty Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49442
(231) 722-7552
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Contributions


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

To the Family

Flowers


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Chalet Floral
700 W. Hackley Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 755-1805
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Mr. James Edward Martin, age 72, passed away Monday, February 12, 2018. He was born in Kosciusko, Mississippi on December 15, 1945 to Daniel & Annie Martin and married the former Sharon Loyd on August 27, 1966. Mr. Martin had been a Teacher and then a Principal for Muskegon Public Schools for over 30 years until retiring in 2005. James was a past member of the Urban League Board who enjoyed golfing, walking, sports and traveling. He will be greatly missed.

SURVIVORS

Wife of 51 years, Sharon; daughter, Regina (Robbie Harris) Campbell; grandchildren, Alyssia Campbell, Roc Martin, D.J. Martin; 2 great grandchildren; brothers, Willie (Camille) Martin, John (Pam) Martin, Robert (Edna) Martin, Rev. Scotty (Collette) McKinley; sister-in-law, Brenda Loyd; brother-in-law Tracy (Tami) Loyd; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son, Darrell in 2015, his parents and step mother, Jerri Lee Martin.

SERVICE

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, Noon at Bethesda Baptist Church with Charles W. Poole officiating. Interment in Oakwood Cemetery.

VISITATION

Monday, 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm at Clock Funeral Home - Muskegon and Tuesday, one hour prior to the service at the church. MEMORIAL: To the Family.

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