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Richard J. Martin

November 26, 1927 - December 24, 2018

Richard J. Martin, 91 of Hendersonville, passed away on Monday, December 24, 2018 at Hendersonville Health and Rehab.  Born in Cypress Inn, Tennessee he had lived in Hendersonville for over 38 years.  A Korean War veteran, he retired from the US Navy with the rank of Senior Chief Petty Officer.   His last ship assignment was the USS Intrepid.

His beloved wife of 55 years, Dorothy Martin preceded him in death in June.

Surviving, are two sons, James H. Banks and David L. Banks and his wife Pam; grandchildren, Angela Braswell, James Eric Banks and David Matthew Banks; great-grandchildren, Kristen and Wyatt Taylor; sisters, Pearline and Brenda; and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00pm on Thursday, December 27 in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 1-2pm prior to the service in the chapel.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, December 27, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location:

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792


Service Information

Date: Thursday, December 27, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm

Location:

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792


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