Carl Dane Martin Jr., 68, of Washburn, died Feb. 27 at his home.
Mr. Martin was born Feb. 14, 1941, in Stella, the son of Carl Dane Martin Sr. and Martha Haddock Martin. He was an Army veteran. He was a master journeyman machinist, worked as a police officer for 24 years, was past owner of St. Louis Mines in Washington and was publisher of Chips Magazine. He was an ordained minister and a member of the Amateur Archeologist Association.
He married Mary Bryant on Aug. 17, 1970, in Marysville, Washington, and she survives.
Survivors include: two sons, Carl Martin III, of Crane, and Matthew Martin, of Exeter; one brother, Timothy Martin, of Marysville, Washington; two sisters, Nadine Wallace, of Snohomish, Washington, and Katherine Clark, of Pomeroy, Washington; and two grandchildren.
Memorial services will be at the family farm in Greasy Creek Hollow at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7 with Dr. Kenny Hatcher officiating.
Cremation was under the direction of White Funeral Home, of Cassville.