Henry ‘Bill’ Martin

Mr. Henry (Bill) Martin, 87, of Ellijay, died Friday, Feb. 10, 2017.

He was born Feb. 26, 1929, in Mt. Burrell, Ala., to the late James and Maggie Ann Hand Martin. He retired from the textile industry and attended the Church of God in Boaz, Ala. 

He is preceded in death by sons, Henry David Martin and Johnny Martin.

He is survived by son and daughters-in-law, Mark and Julie Ann Martin and Lorene Martin, all of Ellijay; daughter and son-in-law, Maylene and the Rev. Junior Maney, of Ellijay; 12 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; 15 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with the Rev. Eddie Kerr, the Rev. Billy Dotson and the Rev. Jerry Banks officiating. 

Music was by Harold Sanford, Vickie Kerr, Marissa Green, Chandra Epperson and Sherry Jo Davis. 

Pallbearers were James Woody, Ronald Garrett, Michael Garrett, Jonathan Martin, David Martin, Clay Martin and Cody DeFoor. 

Interment was in the Pleasant Gap Baptist Church Cemetery.

Condolences can be made at www.bernhardtfh.com.

Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006