Dan Allen Martin (MARTINEZ, Ga.)

MARTINEZ, Ga. - Mr. Dan Allen Martin, of Martinez, died January 21, 2009, at Elm Croft Assisted Living, at the age of 92. Son of the late Moses T. and Nora Allen Martin, he was a member of College Park Presbyterian Church where he served as Elder and also served in World War II at Pearl Harbor. Mr. Martin enjoyed fishing, working outdoors and was an avid reader. He will be dearly remembered as a devoted husband, father and grandfather. Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Janie Martin of Martinez; sons and daughters-in-law, Dr. Dan C. and Terry F. Martin of Martinez, Michael A. and Theresa Alviar- Martin of Singapore, Anna Reyes Martin of Cartersville; grandchildren, Mary M. Gossage, Matthew Martin, Stephen Martin, John Martin, Michael Martin, Allen Martin, Christian Martin, Isaac Martin, Travis Martin; sister, Miriam Durvin of Monroe. Funeral services for Mr. Martin will be held Sunday, January 25, 4:00 PM, at Bethany Presbyterian Church, 1002 Bethany Road, Covington, with Rev. Martin Huggins officiating and interment following in Bethany Presbyterian Cemetery. Mr. Martin's grandsons will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends on Sunday, January 25, at Bethany Presbyterian Church from 3-4 PM. Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home, Covington, GA 770-786-7062, www.caldwellandcowan.com

The Augusta Chronicle-January 25, 2009