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Obituaries

Obituaries

Terry R. Martin 1951 - 2007 Lawrence

Abilene - Memorial services for Terry R. Martin, 55, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Martin-Becker-Carlson Funeral Home in Abilene. He was cremated.Mr. Martin died Sunday, Aug. 19, 2007, at his home.He was born Dec. 22, 1951, in Abilene, the son of Milburn and Ilene Sexton Ross. He grew up in Abilene and moved to Lawrence in 1996.Mr. Martin was a carpenter and managed apartment complexes in Lawrence. He also managed an apartment complex in Colorado Springs, Colo.He married Patricia E. Allen on May 21, 1988, in Abilene. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include his mother, Ilene Ross, Abilene; five daughters, Candee Eisenhart, Phoenix, Casey Martin, Erica Parmer and Monica Harder, all of Lawrence, and Nicky Harder, Salina; a brother, Michael Martin, Abilene; four sisters, Sandra Vandiver and Torri Crouch, Salina, Rhonda Vaier, Minneapolis, Minn., and Deb Swearingen, Olathe; 12 grandchildren; and a stepgrandson.The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.The family suggests contributions to a memorial to be established at a later date, sent in care of the funeral home, 414 NW Third St., Abilene 67410.