Cumberland Times-News


October 10, 2013

JAMES R. “BOB” MARTIN JR. [Cumberland]

CUMBERLAND — James “Bob” Robert Martin Jr., 64, of Cumberland, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, at his home.

Born Oct. 27, 1948 in Cumberland, Mr. Martin was the son of the late James Robert Martin Sr. and Catherine Pearl (Waltman) Martin. He was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Ambre Hughes.

Bob retired from the City of Cumberland and attended the Solid Rock Baptist Church in Corriganville.  

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Mary Lou Martin; his son, James Robert Martin III, and wife, Terri; and his daughter, Mindy Martin and fiancé, William “Bill” Livengood, all of Cumberland. He also leaves behind his stepson, Jon “Steve” Hughes and wife, Candy, Carpendale, W.Va.; his sister, Patricia Rose and husband, Paul “Pete,” Oldtown; his grandchildren: Brandi, Stevie Brooke, Nick, Jonna, Levi, Dakota, Cheyenne, Kiowa, Miea, Alia, Justice, and Camden; and his great-grandchildren, Damion, Destiny, and Dresdon.

Friends will be received at the Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur St., Cumberland,  ( on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.

A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013 at 10 a.m. with Pastor John Klink officiating.

Interment will be in Palo Alto Hilltop Cemetery.

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