Curtis Ricky Mac Martin

Curtis Ricky Mac Martin


Funeral services for Curtis Ricky Mac Martin, 59, of Canton, were held Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, at Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home in Edgewood.

Burial followed at Small Cemetery.

Mr. Martin passed away Aug. 23, 2017, at his home in Canton, after a short battle with lung cancer.

He was born in Grand Saline July 1, 1958, to Doris Jean Fletcher Morgan and the late Johnnie Mac Martin. He was raised in Grand Saline and attended Grand Saline High School.

He raised three sons, Curtis, Josh and James in Canton and was employed with I-20 Truck Repair as a master gas and diesel mechanic. He was of the Christian faith and was always willing to help other people day or night.

Mr. Martin is survived by his mother, Doris Jean Morgan of Grand Saline; sons, Curtis Martin of Wylie, Josh Martin of Fairfield and James Elliott of Canton; brothers, John Morgan of San Antonio, David Morgan of Big Sandy, Charles Burns of Quinlan; sisters, Lana Spielhagen of Grand Saline, Becky Harper of Wills Point and Bonnie Chaney of Grand Saline; grandchildren, Logan Ainsworth, Bethany Martin, Justin Martin, Emily Martin, Charity Martin, Payton Elliott and Carson Elliott; and many other relatives and friends.

Family visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2 at the Edgewood Funeral Home.