Created on Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
James Edward Martin, 48, of Bellefontaine, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at Mary Rutan Hospital.
He was born in Glendale on Jan. 4, 1966, a son of the late George and Norma Helms Martin.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce; children, Ashley Martin, Noah Martin, Austin Jones and Kaitlyn and Amber Jones; sisters, Kathleen and Karen Martin; father- and mother-in law, Howard and Jeanette Henry.
James was an Army veteran, serving in the Persian Gulf. He was the owner and operator of Martin’s Landscaping and was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Bellefontaine.
Visitation is from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Jennings Farley Funeral Home, West Liberty. A funeral begins at 11 a.m. Thursday at the First United Methodist Church of Bellefontaine, 201 N. Main St.