OBITUARY

Ralph Ferrell Martin

April 27, 1945September 20, 2020
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Ralph Ferrell Martin, 75, passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2020 at his home.

He was born on April 27, 1945 to Ralph E. Martin and Hazel Kiger Martin.

Ralph loved the Lord and was a member of Westfield Baptist Church in Trinity for over twenty-two years. He was a truck driver for over forty-seven years. He was an amazing husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph E. Martin and Hazel Kiger Martin as well as his brother, Bobby Eugene Martin, and beloved Yorkie, Sassy.

Ralph is survived by his wife, Clara Overby Martin; children, Wesley Martin, Lisa Martin, Jackie Spry (Bobby), Ruby Wagner (Bill), Richard Marion (Willamae), Rita Parker, Randy Marion and Sandra Parsley (Keith); twenty grandchildren, twenty-eight great-grandchildren; brother, Roger Martin; and sisters Geraldine Leonard and Tootie Langley.

A visitation will be held from 6pm until 8pm, Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at Thomasville Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at Westfield Baptist Church in Trinity, NC. Interment will follow at the church cemetery.

  • FAMILY

  • Ralph & Hazel Martin, Parents (deceased)
  • Bobby Martin, Brother (deceased)
  • Clara Martin, Wife
  • Wesley Martin, Son
  • Lisa Martin, Daughter
  • Jackie Spry (Bobby), Daughter
  • Ruby Wagner (Bill), Daughter
  • Richard Marion (Willamae), Son
  • Rita Parker, Daughter
  • Randy Marion, Son
  • Sandra Parsley (Keith), Daughter
  • Roger Martin, Brother
  • Geraldine Leonard, Sister
  • Tootie Langley, Sister
  • Mr. Martin also leaves behind 20 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.

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Services

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, September 22, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, September 23, 2020

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Laurie Crabtree

September 23, 2020

Clara & family I am so sorry to hear about ralphs passing. Every time I saw him he was so nice too me. I am keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. May you find comfort knowing he is with the Lord now. Love you, Laurie and Hal

Marsha Phillips

September 22, 2020

Clara Jean, my heart goes out to you and your family. Ralph was a kind gentle man. I know that he is talking to Mama and singing with the Angels.
Praying for peace for you in the days to come
Marsha & Wayne Phillips

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