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William Mack Martin

In Obituaries by OC Monitor Staff

CENTRAL CITY, Ky. — William Mack Martin, 89, of Central City, died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Twin Rivers Nursing and Rehab in Owensboro. Mr. Martin was born Sept. 17, 1930, in Ohio County, Kentucky.

He was a general foreman at J & L Steel Mill, and was a member of First Baptist Church in Central City. He was a U.S. Army veteran, was also a member of the Masonic Club in South Bend, Indiana.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lenace and Mary Martin, and brothers, James Martin, Bobby Gene Martin, and Jack Martin.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Burch Martin; son, Kevin Martin; daughter, Cheryl (Roger) Ferguson; grandchildren, Kevin (Cindy) Martin, Jason (Kaitlin) Ferguson, Jenny Kroll, Christopher (Kaycee) Martin, Amy (Kevin) Sandell, Rebekah Martin, Nathan (Katheryn) Ferguson, and Rachel Ferguson; 13 great-grandchildren; brother, Richard K. Martin; and sister, Mary Christine Allan.

Funeral services will be Sunday, Nov. 3, at 1 p.m. at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City. Burial in New Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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