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Ezra Martin

1914-2019 - former school official in McLemoresville, author of books


McLEMORESVILLE, Tenn. - Mr. Ezra Mason Martin, 104, of McLemoresville, Tennessee died Friday August 9, 2019 at NHC Healthcare in Milan.   

Funeral services are11 a.m. Tuesday, August 13 in the Chapel of Dilday-Carter. Interment will follow in McLemoresville Cemetery. Brother Don Williams officiating.

Mr. Martin was born August 30, 1914 to the late Seth Thomas Martin and Millie B Hayes Martin. He was a retired school superintendent and a member of the McLemoresville United Methodist Church. Preceded in death by his first wife, Jewell Newman Martin and second wife, Janie Carroll; brothers Eugene Martin, Robert H Martin and Fred J Martin; sister, Mammie Ruth House.

He is survived by one step-son Monte Carroll of York, Pennsylvania; two sisters, Jewell Newman of Cedar Grove, Tennessee and Ruby Nell Alexander of Milan, Tennessee; brother, Calvin Thomas Martin of Cedar Grove, Tennessee.

The family will receive friends at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home on Monday, 6 to 8 p.m. and on Tuesday, 9 a.m. until time of services.

Dilday-Carter Funeral Home in charge of arrangements 731-986-8281.


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