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Funeral Services Held 
For James R. Martin 

       Funeral services for James Robert Martin, 75, were held at the Bold Springs Church Tuesday morning at 11 o’clock with Rev. W. B. Wadsworth officiating.  Mr. Martin died Monday at his home on Route 2 following a brief illness.
       Interment was in Bold Springs cemetery following the funeral service.  His nephews served as pallbearers.
       Mr. Martin was born in Alabama, but had lived at his home in Polk county for 30 years. He was a member of the Baptist Church.
       Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. A. W. Watts, Mrs. Nolan Phillips, both of Livingston, and Mrs. J. W. Turner of Port Arthur; three sons Dan, Fred and Robert Martin, all of Livingston; three brothers, Haywood, Steve and Dan Martin; and one sister, Mrs. Mary Willis of Bevins.
       Pace Funeral Home was in charge of funeral arrangements. 

Polk County Enterprise, Feb. 20, 1941. 

James Robert Martin b. Dec. 24, 1865; d. Feb. 17, 1941.
Submitted by Mary Harper on June 20, 2000