Hestel ‘Marty’ Martin


Hestel “Marty” Martin, 86, of Jasper, was born Jan. 8, 1930, and passed away Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, at Ridgeview Nursing Home.

The family will receive friends Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, at 9 a.m. at Farmstead Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, at 11 a.m. at Farmstead Baptist Church, with burial at Oak Hill Cemetery. Vince Estill will officiate.

Martin was preceded in death by her parents, William Thomas Tidwell and Ollie Mae Cagle Tidwell; husband, E.A. Martin; brother, Travis Tidwell; and sister-in-law, Madge Tidwell.

She is survived by her daughter, Tommie L. Heinrich of Jasper; sons, Gathel R. Martin (Brenda) and Terrell A. Martin (Stephanie), both of Jasper; sisters, Shirley Estill (Fred) and Gale Johnson (Bill); brothers, Radford Tidwell (Floy Mae), Marvin Tidwell and Charles Tidwell (Clara); six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Mike Martin, Chris Weaver, Richie Weaver, Shane Martin, Graham Martin and Drew Martin.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571