Obituary for Walter "Denny" Martin
Denny Martin, 86, of Andrews passed away on Thursday, January 19, 2017 in Andrews.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate his life at 2:00 PM Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at McNett Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Charles Shuffield and Rev. Perry Shuffield officiating. Interment will follow in the Andrews North Cemetery. Please celebrate his life by visiting www.mcnettfuneralhome.com.
Denny was born on December 11, 1930 in Odessa to Fred Lee Martin and Birdie Cowley Martin. He was raised in Loop and attended school at Loop High School. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He lived in Seagraves for many years and had worked for Gaines County. He worked as a roughneck for M.G.F., Cactus, and Rodrick. He had lived in Andrews for many years. He loved to mechanic and tear vehicles apart, loved to play pool and go country dancing. He was preceded in death by his parents and his son, Dennis Dale Martin in 2015.
Denny is survived by his son, Tony Lynn Martin and wife, Ronda, of Andrews and daughter, Carolyn McCullough of Andrews, brother, Fred Lee Martin of Odessa, 7 grandchildren, and 15 great grandchildren.