Mr. Albert R. Martin Jr., 83, of Shelbyville died Thursday, September 6th, at his home after an extended illness. He was a native of Bedford County and retired owner/operator of Martin Auto Repair of Shelbyville.
He was the son of the late Albert R. Martin Sr. and Lilly Reed Martin. He was preceded in death by a son, Randall Martin.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Ann Dillard Martin; three sons, James A. (Cindy) Martin, Larry Keith Martin of Shelbyville, Ron (Judy) Martin of Winchester; a daughter, Pam (Steve) Ruffner of St. Cloud, Florida; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren and his caregiver, Tammy Smith of Shelbyville.
Funeral Services will be held 2:00 P.M. Sunday, September 9th, at Hillcrest Funeral Home, Rev. Jimmy Gray officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be Saturday evening from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.