John retired from B.F. Goodrich. He was a member of the Calvert City Masonic Lodge #543 and a member of Calvert City United Methodist Church. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
John is survived by his wife Norma Robbins Martin, Calvert City; his daughters, Barbara Williams, Paducah, Anne Smith, Villa Hills and Mary Beth Moser of Rockledge, Fla.; his grandchildren, Rachel English, Ryan Neal English, Benton Smith, Martin Smith and Bill Moser and his brother, Russell Martin, Princeton.
He was preceded in death by two sisters and one brother. His parents were George E. Martin and Bessie Oliver Martin.
A service was held Thursday, April 18 at the Calvert City United Methodist Church with Masonic and a memorial service immediately following . Rev. Dr. Eddie Bromley officiated. Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of all arrangements.
Condolences may be sent online at www.filbeckcannking.com.