William Earl ‘Willie” Martin, age 103 of Printer, KY, passed away Monday, December 20, 2021 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Center, Hazard, KY. He was born October 11, 1918 in Goose Creek, KY, a son of the late Sol Dodge and Della Gayheart Martin. He was a World War II Army Veteran and a retired mechanic from Columbia Gas.
He is survived by one son; William Matthew (Melissa) Martin, Martin, KY, one daughter; Betty (Charles) Luxmore, Winchester, KY, two step daughters; Lisa (Kshitij) Harris, Atlanta, GA and Rhoda (Rick) Moore, Winchester, KY, one sister; Nancy Bolen, Garrett, KY and 6 grandchildren.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife; Beth Stumbo Martin, second wife; Elizabeth Mullins Martin, three brothers; Pete, Bolton and Benard “Chug” Martin, two sisters; Ova Warrens and Madge Moore.
Funeral service will be conducted Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel with Brent Tackett officiating. Burial will follow in the Pete Martin Cemetery, Eastern, visitation is after 6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, Military Honors will be conducted by DAV Chapter 128 Minnie, under direction of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky.