Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1941

Charles Martin CHARLES DEVORE MARTIN, 83, of Frost, TX, passed away Jan. 23, 2004 at Heritage Oaks West Corsicana, TX, with interment at Oakwood Cemetery. Mr. Martin was born May 3, 1920 in Ranger, TX to W.A. & Edna Martin. He attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1941 but graduated from Corsicana High School. He had a BS and MS in agriculture from Texas Tech University. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during WWII as a glider pilot in the European Theater. He taught vocational agriculture at Frost High School. He engaged in farming in the Frost area and was an active member of the Frost United Methodist Church since 1951. He married Louise McCarter Martin in 1942 & she died in 2011. He was preceded in death by his parent, Wart A. & Edna Bourke Martin, and his sister Marie Martin Huret. Survivors include wife Louise McCarter Martin of Corsicana; sons and daughters-in-law Robert Charles and Kathleen Martin of Edna and Guy Ronald and Theresa Martin of Frost; grandchildren Kate Marie and Session Howell of Helotes, Margaret Adele Martin of Universal City, Robert Clay and Meredith Martin of Edna, Jeremy Caleb and Amanda Martin of Frost and Joshua Irvin Martin of Frost.