Sam F. Martin, 62, a plumber, died Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at his home in Newark.
Funeral is 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, at Rhome Assembly of God Church with Jeanne Evans officiating. Burial is at Aurora Cemetery. Visitation is 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Christian-Hawkins Funeral Home in Boyd.
Sam was born March 16, 1951, to Frank C. and Norma (Bryce) Martin in Lubbock. He married Debra Sue Kiser Jan. 23, 1980, in Hurst. Sam was a proud veteran of the United States Army and served during the Vietnam War. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather and will be missed by all.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Kathy Smith.
He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Debbie S. Martin of Newark; sons James F. Martin of Newark and Jeremy W. Martin of Granbury; daughter Sabrina J. Martin of Fort Worth; grandchildren Sammy G. Martin of Fort Worth and T.J.; sister Linda Richard of Round Rock; and other family members and friends.