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Julian Ware Martin

Mr. Julian Ware Martin of 2020 North Terry’s Bridge Road, Halifax died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Halifax Regional Hospital. 


He was born in Halifax County on Aug. 25, 1939 and was 73 years old. 

He was the son of the late John Clem Martin and Louise Powell Martin and was married to Judy Spencer Martin who survives. 

He was an avid hunter and fisherman and joined New Hope Methodist Church at an early age. 

Mr. Martin is survived by his wife, Judy Spencer Martin, of Halifax; one daughter, Debora Martin Womack, and husband Lee of South Boston; one son, Julian Todd Martin, of Halifax; one granddaughter, Victoria “Tori” Brooke, of South Boston; one grandson, Ernest Lee “Tripp” Womack III, of South Boston; three brothers, Lewis Martin of Halifax, John Martin of Travelers Rest, S.C.; and Mervin Martin of South Boston; four sisters, Rosetta Griffin of Randolph, Lois Parsley of Richmond, Janie Crowe of Chase City, Geraldine Martin of Lynchburg; and a number of nieces and nephews. 

He was preceded in death by one brother, Raleigh Martin, and one sister, Juanita Russell.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Billy Coghill officiating. Burial will follow at Shady Grove United Methodist Church cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Powell Funeral Home Monday from 7-8:30 p.m. and other times at his home.

In lieu of flowers consider the Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax VA 24558.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.