Ashley Wilson Martin
Feb 5, 2009
Ashley Wilson Martin, 31, of Athens, died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, at his residence.
A resident of McMinn County, he was a son of the late Wayne Martin. He was a member of East Athens Baptist Church, attended Tennessee Technological University and was a member of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity. He was an insulating contractor and was formerly with CSX Railroad as a yardmaster.
Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Barbara and Eddy Woody of Athens; one brother and sister-in-law, Tony and Christy Martin of Knoxville; two nieces, Emma Grace Martin and Riley Kate Martin; his paternal grandparents, Hugh O. and Laverne Wilson of Athens; his maternal grandparents, Tony and Laverne Dunn of Etowah; two stepsisters; Jill Woody of Knoxville, and Krissy Davis and her husband, Patrick, of Etowah; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Cedar Grove Cemetery with the Rev. Pete Mullins officiating.
The family will receive friends from noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to E.G. Fisher Public Library for children\'s books, 1289 Ingleside Ave., Athens, TN 37303.
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Jerry Smith Funeral Home of Athens is serving the family of Ashley Wilson Martin.