Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster
Guthrie link http://www.jsmc.org/Other-Ancillary-Services/Guthrie-Express-Lab/Medical-Imaging/
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

James L. ‘I’me’ Martin, 74, of Bowling Green, Ky

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - James L. ‘I’me’ Martin, 74, of Bowling Green, Ky died Dec. 23, 2013, at 4:10 p.m. at his residence.

James was the son of the late Loraine 'Gunny' and Marguerite Porter Martin. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Leroy and Paul Henry Martin; sister Frannie Sue Koon; and special brother-in-law Mac McCloskey.

Jim moved to Bowling Green from Lenzburg, Ill., with General Motors. He worked there until he retired with 30 years' service. He loved to fish with his children and grandchildren and shared this love with them all. He blessed everyone with his time, kind words and gentle smile. If you ever met him, he was never forgotten.

Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Frances Martin; son Mike of Bowling Green; daughter Denise (David) Krantz of Bowling Green; grandchildren Dena Bibb (Ricky Jr.) of Smiths Grove, Dustin (Heather) Krantz of Scottsville and Kayce Sue Martin of Bowling Green; great-grandchildren James 'BentLee' Good, Kamarion Bibb, DeeVyne 'Little Frances' Bibb, all of Smiths Grove, and Nolin Krantz of Scottsville; and sisters Martha Laumbattus (James) and Millie Patton, both of New Athens, Ill., and Helen McCloskey of Darmstadt, Ill.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, with visitation from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday and from 10 a.m. until service time Friday at the J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel. Burial will be in Bowling Green Gardens.

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

April 16, 2014 19057

UPDATE- Sheriff's Office Following Leads…

in Top Stories by Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter
April 14, 2014 6429

U.S. Bank Hanson on Lockdown Due to Bomb…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 14, 2014 5278

Pedestrian Killed During Two Vehicle…

in Top Stories by Chris E. King
April 17, 2014 3858

KSP Nabs St. Charles Man Wanted by U.S.…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
April 15, 2014 3075

Police Searching for Sureway's 'Baby…

in Top Stories by Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

April 14, 2014 5278

Pedestrian Killed During Two Vehicle…

in Top Stories by Chris E. King
April 17, 2014 3858

KSP Nabs St. Charles Man Wanted by U.S.…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
April 15, 2014 3075

Police Searching for Sureway's 'Baby…

in Top Stories by Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter
April 15, 2014 2731

Multi-Agency Investigation Leads to Drug…

in Top Stories by Lori Blakeley
April 15, 2014 1055

State Approves $500K for Hopkins Archery…

in Top Stories by Rebecca Hanchett

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

April 14, 2014 2115

Grow Garden Grow - Spring Has Sprung

in News by Barbara Cecil Russ
April 15, 2014 1656

Owensboro Police Investigate Auto Accident

in News by Michael Hathaway
April 15, 2014 1309

Owensboro Parks Offers Tennis Lessons

in News by Britni Bunn
April 15, 2014 951

Happenings and Meetings Owensboro

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
April 14, 2014 686

Owensboro Health Hosts Tours for…

in Top Stories by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

April 16, 2014 2959

Sheriff's Deputies Nab Central City…

in Top Stories by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
April 14, 2014 2580

MCC Staff Shares Good News with…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 15, 2014 1951

'Walk Right Back' An Everly Brother's…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 15, 2014 1782

Local MCHS Students Train at Job Corps

in Top Stories by Karen Robinson
April 15, 2014 1453

Thumbpickers Unite at Mose Rager Day

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03