Cover photo for JOE HENRY MARTIN's Obituary
1955 JOE 2024


November 30, 1955 — March 11, 2024


In the heart of Crockett, Texas, on November 30, 1955, a soul by the name of Joe Henry Martin came into this world. His parents, Joe and Georgia Bell Martin were delighted to welcome their first of two children. Through the tapestry of his life's journey, Joe wove threads of hard work and perseverance, leaving a mark that will forever linger in the Dallas Metroplex community where he toiled as a laborer.

Joe's educational roots traced back to the nurturing grounds of the Dallas Independent School District, where he imbibed lessons that went beyond textbooks, shaping him into the person he became. His unwavering dedication and grit guided him through the highs and lows of life until he reached his final destination in Palestine, Texas, on March 11, 2024.

A man known for his resilience and kind spirit, Joe Martin was more than a mere name; he was a beacon of strength for those around him. In his memory, he leaves behind 1 aunt, Ethel Lomax of Grapeland Texas, whose unwavering care was a constant source of solace until his last breath.

Among those who will forever cherish Joe's legacy is his surviving brother, Jamoan Martin of Amarillo, Texas. Together with a multitude of cousins, friends, aunts, and uncles from his father's side, they form a tapestry of love and remembrance that will stand as a testament to the impact Joe had on all who knew him.

As we bid farewell to Joe Henry Martin in this physical realm, let us carry forward the lessons he taught us - to work diligently with a gentle spirit and to cherish every bond forged along life's winding path. May his soul find eternal peace in the embrace of fond memories that will continue to warm our hearts for years to come.
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Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, April 29, 2024

12:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Golden Gate Funeral Home-Dallas

4155 S R. L. Thornton Fwy, Dallas, TX 75224

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Graveside for JOE HENRY MARTIN

Tuesday, April 30, 2024

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

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