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John Martin

John Edward Martin III

Monday, November 2nd, 1942 - Saturday, December 15th, 2018
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John Edward Martin, III, 76, of Covington, VA died on December 15 following a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Judith Mann Martin also of Covington, VA.

Known to many as "Buddy," he was a graduate of Watson High School. Mr. Martin was retired from Westrock where he was employed for 42 years. John was also a member of Pine Street Baptist Church.

Two of his three daughters, affectionately known as The Three C's, Cheri Martin and Casi Martin (Christopher) Staton both of Covington, VA survive their "Daddy." His four beloved grandchildren; Haven Victoria, Caris Cherice, Corinne Marie and Christopher Jr. also remain to cherish their "Pop" as he rests in peace.

His mother-in-law, a host of brothers and sisters in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins remain to celebrate memories of and with "Buddy."

In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his infant son, Barry, and eldest daughter, Candice "Candy"(Martin) Jackson. Mr. Martin was also predeceased by his late parents, Mr. and Mrs. John E. Martin, Jr.

Arrangements are being handled by Loving Funeral Home. The family requests that flowers, condolence cards and letters be sent to Loving Funeral Home, 350 North Maple Avenue, Covington, VA. A private, family service will be held at a later date
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Posted at 01:47am
My condolences to the family . John and I had many fun hours talking after I drop him off at him home from work. A men of great intelligence . “Chief” George Thompson
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Posted at 07:23pm
Please accept our sincere condolences at the lost of your father. May the Lord comfort you in the coming days and love to all. Kitty Boo and family.
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Proudly Serving the Communities of COVINGTON, Alleghany County, Bath County, Cities of Covington, Clifton Forge, Town of Iron Gate, Paint Bank, Hot Springs, and Millboro
540-962-2283 Loving Funeral Home
350 North Maple Ave
COVINGTON, VA 24426
Email: lovingfh@aol.com
540-962-2283 Loving Funeral Home
350 North Maple Ave
COVINGTON, VA 24426
Email: lovingfh@aol.com
540-962-2283 Loving Funeral Home
350 North Maple Ave
COVINGTON, VA 24426
Email: lovingfh@aol.com
540-962-2283 Loving Funeral Home
350 North Maple Ave
COVINGTON, VA 24426
Email: lovingfh@aol.com
540-962-2283 Loving Funeral Home
350 North Maple Ave
COVINGTON, VA 24426
Email: lovingfh@aol.com