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James "JR" Martin - 7112/10/1945 - 6/14/2017
James “JR” Martin, 71, of Watseka, Illinois, passed away on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.
He was born on December 10, 1945 in Columbus, Kentucky, the son of James Martin and Josie (Swartz) Martin.
James married Nellie Anderson on December 14, 1963.
Mr. Martin worked as waste water management for the City of Watseka for 37 years, as well as working as maintenance for Iroquois Federal for 50 years. He enjoyed landscaping and playing slot machines.
Surviving Mr. Martin is one son and daughter-in-law, Keith and Flora Martin of Watseka; one daughter and son-in-law, Deanna and Jeff Bell of Watseka; sisters and brother-in-law, June Kilgore of Watseka, and Patricia and Jim Bennett of Watseka; two grandchildren, Codey Martin of Charleston, IL and Tanner Martin of Watseka; two great-grandchildren, Brantley Martin of Watseka, and a boy on the way from Charleston, IL; and several nieces and nephews.
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