The funeral service will be conducted at 12:00 noon, Saturday, March 8, 2014 at the Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, 607 Kaigler Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia. Interment will follow at Oglethorpe City Cemetery, Memorial Drive, Oglethorpe, Georgia. Reverend Coley Clark Jr., Pastor, Zion Grove Baptist Church will officiate.
Percell Timothy Martin was born June 6, 1963 in Bronx, New York to the late Percell Martin and Sallie Mae Little-Barnes. He was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Daraji Mi-Blessing Brown. He was educated in the public school system of New York. He was a graduate of Staten Island High School in Staten Island, New York. He worked as a Truck Driver with Pleasant Construction Company in Maryland.
He leaves to cherish his memories a loving wife, Yvette Martin, Fredricksburg, Virginia; children, Rudy John, Manchester, Connecticut, (mother of Shameka Martin and Percell Sean Martin Jr.), both of Newport News, Virginia, Ramell Martin Sr., Manchester, Connecticut, Trishawna Martin, Richmond, Virginia; five grandchildren, Jaylen John, Ramell Martin Jr., Yarini Brown, A’ja Brown, Sa’nyai Da’yarni Brown; sister, Jalessa Barnes; grandmother, Sallie Anna Little, Ideal, Georgia; a host of family and friends.