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
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.