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Robert W. “Bob” Martin

Mr. Robert W. “Bob” Martin age 77 of Lebanon passed away May 8, 2022, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.  He was born in Davidson County, TN the son of the late George Wallace Martin and Ruby Hudson Martin.  He was a 1963 graduate of Mt. Juliet High School.  Bob work exclusively in the construction industry.  Rising through the ranks and eventually owning his own business.  He was a world class fisherman, hunter, and golfing enthusiast.  His greatest joy in life was spending time with his family where he logged countless hours at the ball parks and gymnasiums.  Bob was family man to the end.

He is survived by his wife of fifty years, Sue Wilson Martin; three children:  Kim (Rich) Martin Johnson, Robert Lee (Stacie) Martin, Linda Anne (Jerry) Perrell; three grandchildren:  Jessica Nicole McClanahan, Brittney Christine Rogers, Laura Beth Heagy; great-granddaughter, Kasleigh Nevaeh Collins; sister, Peggy Ann Wallace.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 12, 2022, at 11 a.m. at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro James Hambrick officiating.  Interment – Cedar Grove Cemetery.  Pallbearers:  Michael and David Westmoreland, Tracy Wilson, Reid Smith, Kevin Jones, Matthew Carver.  Visitation Wednesday 4-7 p.m. and Thursday 10 – 11 a.m.

LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME in charge of arrangements.

Messages for the Family

  1. Pastor Oscar Smith says:
    Deepest Heartfelt Condolences Family and Friends
  2. Debbie Graves says:
    So sorry for your lost ,Bobby was such a good man…He will be deeply missed by all.
    Your in my prayers
  3. Anita Bryson says:
    Sue and family I am so sorry for your lost.Will keep you in my prayers.
  4. Kristen Gaddes (Nikki) says:
    Linda and Sue I am so sorry for your loss. I haven’t had the pleasure of meeting Bob however I heard alot about him. I am so sad that I never got the chance. Linda you are one of my dearest friends and I love you. Sue I am so glad I got to know you and I love you. Linda and Sue My husband and I are here for you. Y’all are in our prayers. I know there’s no words anyone can say but know that God is with you both and your beautiful family. God Bless And Stay Strong. Lots of love.
  5. Jean Allen Hudson says:
    This just breaks my heart. As children, every summer, we were together on our Grandparents farm. Simple life and the warmest memories. My deepest sympathy to all, especially my cousin and forever friend Peggy Martin Wallace. Your first and second cousin Jean Allen Hudson