Richard Allen Martin, 65, of Springfield, Ohio died 10:13 AM, Sunday, July 24, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Martin was born August 5, 1945 in Port William, Ohio, son of the late Robert McKinley Martin and Anna Marie Williams Martin. He worked at Randall Textron for over 35 years.
Mr. Martin is survived by a brother, William Robert Martin of Dayton, Ohio; two sisters, Anna Lucille Martin Hansford of Wilmington, Ohio and Shirley Mae Martin Smith of Springfield, Ohio; several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, great-great nieces, and great-great nephews; and his close friends, Charlie Grooms and Jerry Martin. In addition to his parents, a brother, Harold Ernest Martin, and five sisters, Clara Pauline Martin, Theodoscia Martin Crothers, Betty Jane Martin Webb, Mary Ruth Martin Ellis, and Ina Jean Martin Rhoades, are preceded in death.
A graveside service will be held 12:00 Noon, Friday, July 29, 2011 at Clinton County Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South Street, Wilmington, Ohio 45177.