Billy Joe Martin 70, of Cave City, passed away Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital.
He was a native of Barren County and a retired supervisor at SKF/ Tyson Bearing. A long-time member of Shady Grove Baptist Church, he enjoyed spending time with his family and on his farm. He loved woodworking and making musical instruments.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence Martin and Mae Turner Martin; seven brothers, Lee, Wilson, Herbert, Paul, Allen, David and Rick Martin; three sisters, Nadine Morgan, Ann Norman and Margie Ward.
He is survived by his wife, Carol Ann Scott Martin, of Cave City; one son, Joey Martin and his wife, Cindy, of Glasgow; one daughter, Concheta Franklin and her husband, Doug, of Hendersonville, Tennessee; four grandchildren, Dylan Martin, Grayson Martin, Garrett Franklin and Kathryn Grace Franklin; two sisters, Mary Dee Carter, of Glasgow, and Etta Calvert, of Glasgow; one brother, Orby Martin and his wife, Nellie Bell Martin, of Glasgow; several nieces, nephews; and a host of friends.
Cremation was chosen by Mr. Martin and his wishes were to have no services. Arrangements are under the direction of Winn Funeral Home.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.winnfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 9, 2018