Inman -- Arvel Dewey Martin, 78, of 63 Blackstock Road, passed away Thursday, February 1st, 2018, at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home.
Born in Bessemer City, he was the son of the late Edward and Victoria Peterson Martin. Mr. Martin retired as an auto mechanic and was a member of Gloryland Baptist Church.
Surviving Mr. Martin are three sons, Daniel Martin of Gaffney, Josh Martin of Blacksburg, and Matthew Martin of Blacksburg; one daughter, Amelia Martin, of Blacksburg; one sister, Jean Martin, of Blacksburg; and eight grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Martin was preceded in death by two brothers, J.P. and James Ray Martin, and two sisters, Catheleen M. Hambright and Ireabelle Martin.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, February 4th, 2018, from 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Rita Martin's Residence, 117 David Peeler Road, Blacksburg, SC 29702. Graveside services will be held Monday, February 5th, 2018 at 3:00 pm at Clingman Memorial Gardens with Rev. Jeff Gilfillan officiating.
The family will be at home of Rita Martin, 117 David Peeler Road, Blacksburg.
The Book of Memories is available at www.gordonmortuary.com.
The Blacksburg location of Gordon Mortuary is serving the Martin family.