OBITUARY: Robert W. ‘Bob’ Martin


Mr. Robert W. “Bob” Martin, age 77 of Lebanon, passed away May 8, 2022, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

He was born in Davidson County, TN the son of the late George Wallace Martin and Ruby Hudson Martin.

He was a 1963 graduate of Mt. Juliet High School. Bob worked exclusively in the construction industry. Rising through the ranks and eventually owning his own business. He was a world class fisherman, hunter, and golfing enthusiast. His greatest joy in life was spending time with his family where he logged countless hours at the ballparks and gymnasiums. Bob was a family man to the end.

He is survived by his wife of fifty years, Sue Wilson Martin; three children: Kim (Rich) Martin Johnson, Robert Lee (Stacie) Martin, Linda Anne (Jerry) Perrell; three grandchildren: Jessica Nicole McClanahan, Brittney Christine Rogers, Laura Beth Heagy; great-granddaughter, Kasleigh Nevaeh Collins; sister, Peggy Ann Wallace.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 12, 2022, at 11 a.m. at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro James Hambrick officiating. Interment – Cedar Grove Cemetery. Pallbearers: Michael and David Westmoreland, Tracy Wilson, Reid Smith, Kevin Jones, Matthew Carver. Visitation Wednesday 4-7 p.m. and Thursday 10 – 11 a.m.

LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME in charge of arrangements.


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