Charles “Dub” Leon Martin passed from this life Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at his home in Miami, OK. He was 80.
Charles was born April 2, 1939 in Vinita, OK to Charlie Lewis and Mary Jane (Cates) Martin. He had lived in the Wyandotte area for the past 45 years moving from Welch, OK. Charles served in the U.S. Army and then in the U.S. Army Reserves for 6 years. He worked as a meat cutter at Hormel in Miami, OK for 18 years and then was a Road Foreman for Ottawa County District 2. He was a member of Two Rivers Baptist Church near Wyandotte, OK.
Charles was preceded in death by his daughter Susan Jane Martin on March 2, 2018 and his parents.
Survivors include his wife Faythe (Knight) Martin of the home, 1 brother Fred Martin and wife Kathryn of Claremore, OK, 1 sister Ruby Garrett of Miami, OK, 5 grandchildren Brandon Wright, Richard Wright, David Wright, Ashley Coulter and Courtney Enkey and 5 great grandchildren Madison Wright, Lily Wright, Nova Wright, Zeke Wright and Emma Coulter.
Funeral Services will be Friday, August 2, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, OK. Rev. Chris Mammedaty will officiate. Interment will be in Mount Hope Cemetery in Afton, OK. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday evening at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami. Online condolences may be made at www.paulthomasfuneralhomes.com