Charles Benjamin Martin Sr.

Charles Benjamin Martin Sr., of New Market, born July 10, 1964 in Leighton, Alabama, passed away Friday, April 16, 2021 after a lingering hospitalization. He was a member of New Market Baptist Church.

He was preceded by his parents, Kenneth R. Martin Sr. and Betty Lou Martin; and infant daughter, Karen.

He is survived by his loving wife of 22 years, Jan Cochran Martin; his son, Charles Benjamin (Jaime) Martin Jr. of North Carolina; granddaughter, Chloe Martin of North Carolina; brothers, Kenny Martin of Louisville, Tennessee, and Jerry Martin of Jefferson City; sister-in-law, Jill (Dennis) Adams; mother-in-law, Joanne Cochran; two nieces; two nephews; seven great-nieces and nephews; along with many special friends.

The family will receive friends 5 – 7 p.m., Monday, April 19 at New Market Baptist Church with funeral services to follow at 7 p.m. with Ben’s friend and pastor, Dr. J. W. Taylor, officiating. Interment will be 2 p.m., Tuesday, April 20 in Jefferson Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements by:

Fielder Funeral Home

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