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Douglas Graham Martin

April 22, 1944November 10, 2020
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Douglas Graham Martin of Nacogdoches passed away on November 10, 2020. Doug was born on April 22, 1944 in Nacogdoches, Texas, to Louis Columbus Martin and Norma Dan Smith Martin.

Doug enjoyed hunting, fishing, casinos, camping, and singing Karaoke. He started his career in construction and dirt work and later opened Martin Kennels which included pet boarding and grooming. He operated the kennel alongside his wife Gail for 22 years.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Gail Bass Martin; son, Kevin Louis Martin; brothers, John Robert Martin and Guinn Martin; sisters, Nora Sullivan, Charlotte Newman, and Shirley Wagner.

Survivors include: sons, Jeffrey Todd and wife Tannis, Steven Martin and wife Becky; sister, Eugenie West; brother, Randal Martin; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends, Thursday, November 12, 2020, from 5:00 until 7:00 PM, at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM on Friday, November 13, 2020, at Cason Monk-Metcalf Sunset Chapel. Interment will follow at Bethel Cemetery in Appleby, Texas.

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Robbie Lee

November 12, 2020

A great friend and good man.He will be missed.

Mary Lyles

November 10, 2020

RIP Doug !

Barbara Harding

November 10, 2020

I met Mr Doug Martin four years ago
He was a very kind and nice man.
He loved to dance..
We danced at Nacogdkches V F W
I considered Doug a friend.
So sorry to hear he passed away.
He will truly be missed by many
From Nac V F W
And
Myself from Shelbyville, Texas

Prayers _ Healing to his family

Sincerely
Ms .Barbara Harding

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Biography

Douglas Graham Martin of Nacogdoches passed away on November 10, 2020. Doug was born on April 22, 1944 in Nacogdoches, Texas, to Louis Columbus Martin and Norma Dan Smith Martin.

Doug enjoyed hunting, fishing, casinos, camping, and singing Karaoke. He started his career in construction and dirt work and later opened Martin Kennels which included pet boarding and grooming. He operated the kennel alongside his wife Gail for 22 years.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Gail Bass Martin; son, Kevin Louis Martin; brothers, John Robert Martin and Guinn Martin; sisters, Nora Sullivan, Charlotte Newman, and Shirley Wagner.

Survivors include: sons, Jeffrey Todd and wife Tannis, Steven Martin and wife Becky; sister, Eugenie West; brother, Randal Martin; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

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