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Jackie Grimes Martin

March 8, 1938 March 9, 2020
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Abilene Funeral Home, Inc
3349 N. 12th St.
Abilene, TX 79603
Phone: 325-672-7400 Fax: 325-672-7449
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Jackie Grimes Martin
Abilene, TX

Jackie Grimes Martin, 82, left this world to enter the gates of heaven into his families awaiting arms on March 09, 2020. Funeral service will be 2:00 PM, Thursday at Abilene Funeral Home Chapel of Hope with Pastor Greg Clemmers officiating. Burial will follow at Wingate Cemetery, directed by Abilene Funeral Home.
Mr. Martin was born March 08, 1938, in Brady, Texas to Marcus Perry Martin and Eva Agnes Grimes. He was All -District both sides of the football field in Richland Springs. He married the love of his life Virginia Lee Parks on June 12, 1960, and moved to Abilene from Winters in 1961,and to this union three children were born, Bobbie, Barbara, and Jackie Jr. He opened Martin's Roofing in 1975 and operated it actively until he retired to care for his wife Virginia. Paw-Paw, as he's lovingly referred to by his family, was a hard worker and you wouldn't meet a more devoted father or loving husband.
Jackie was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Bill Martin, and two sisters-in-law Carlyne Martin and Buffy Martin.
Left to cherish his memory are his devoted wife of 60 years Virginia Martin of Abilene, son Jackie G. Martin Jr., daughters Bobbie K. Hubbard and husband Jeff, and Barbara Holt and husband Jake, son-in-law Brian Dieckman, daughter-in- law Juanell Martin all of Abilene, brothers Max Martin of Desoto, and Kirk Martin of San Angelo, and sisters Lydia Patrick of Richland Springs and Dean Sullivan of Fort Worth. He also had thirteen grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, loved ones and friends. Paw-Paw was an amazing Grandfather and will be missed tremendously by his grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be: Eric Dieckman, John Dieckman, Martin Dale Bilbrey, Joseph Morton, Jackie William Martin, Sean Holt, Matt Woodard, Jeff Stanton, Rocky Bilbrey. Honorary Pallbearers: Richard Holt, Keegan Soto, and Ethan Dieckman.
The family will receive friends at a visitation from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Wednesday, March 11th, 2020 at Abilene Funeral Home Chapel of Hope.
Online condolences and guest book may be signed at www.abilenefuneralhome.com


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Visitation

Wednesday

11

Mar

6:00 PM 3/11/2020 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 3/11/2020 8:00:00 PM
Abilene Funeral Home Chapel of Hope

3349 12th St.
Abilene, TX 79603

Abilene Funeral Home Chapel of Hope
3349 12th St. Abilene 79603 TX
United States

Funeral

Thursday

12

Mar

2:00 PM 3/12/2020 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 3/12/2020 3:00:00 PM
Abilene Funeral Home Chapel of Hope

3349 12th St.
Abilene, TX 79603

Abilene Funeral Home Chapel of Hope
3349 12th St. Abilene 79603 TX
United States
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