Charles Henry Martin

January 3, 1936August 28, 2013

Charles Henry Martin, 77, of Lynchburg, passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at his residence. He was the devoted husband of Gloria Kidd Martin for fifty-five years. Born January 3, 1936 in Nelson County, he was the son of the late Carrie Martin Viar. Mr. Martin was a retired machinist with Babcock & Wilcox and was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. In addition to his wife, Mr. Martin is survived by six children, Charles Martin of Rustburg, Vicky Martin of Lynchburg, Mike Martin of Rustburg, Anna Bean and husband James of Cumming, GA, Mark Martin of Lynchburg, and Sandi Papas of Cumming, GA; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Family and friends are invited to a celebration of Charles’ life at 6:00 p.m., Sunday, September 1, 2013 at Whitten Timberlake Chapel. Whitten Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Timberlake Chapel is serving the family.


  • Celebration of Life Sunday, September 1, 2013

Charles Henry Martin

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Mitchell Wright

September 3, 2013

To the children of charley Martin (red) I am sorry for your loss. Charley and I started B&W together and at one time rode together. I know you and I both will miss him. May God be will you all.

Vinny Barile

September 1, 2013

Mark i am sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers. If you need anything let me know. Hang in there Red Man.