STEPHENVILLE — Larry Gene Martin, 59,  died Monday, August 3, 2009, in Dallas.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, at Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel with Marvin Andrews officiating.  Interment will follow at East Memorial Cemetery.

Larry was born, August 20, 1949, in Cameron to Omar and Dorothy Cantrell Martin.  He married Barbara Kuhlman, May 15, 1999, in Proctor.  Larry was a U. S. Army veteran.  He has lived in Erath County for the past 11 years; moving here from Comanche County.  Larry was a truck driver.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara; children, Shane, April, Gary, and Crystal; brothers, Wayne Martin of Blum, and Bobby Martin of Arlington; and nine grandchildren

He was preceded in death by his parents, and by a brother, Mike.

Online condolences may be made at

Published Aug. 6, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune