Mr. John Martin, Jr. was born on January 3, 1937, to Mr. and Mrs. John and Johnny Mae Martin. He is the third son of six sons and one sister born to the union in Margaret, Alabama. Sons are Charles, Willie, Leroy, Cordell, David Martin and one daughter, Vivian Ann Martin.
Mr. John started his faithful walk with Christ at an early age and joined Beulah Baptist Church in Margaret, Alabama, under the Pastor Underwood and before his transition, on April 12, 2015, he joined Mt. Olive Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Charles E. Mitchell.
On September 19, 2018, Mr. John made his transition from earth to glory.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. John and Mrs. Johnny Mae Martin and four siblings, Charles Martin, Willie Martin (Pauline), David Martin (Theresa) and Leroy Martin.
He is survived by one brother: Cordell Hull Martin; one sister: Vivian Ann Martin; two sisters-in-law: Pauline Martin and Theresa Martin; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.