Winfred Martin, 78,
died Sunday, May 5, 2013 at the Spring City Care Center.
Born in Rockwood, Tenn.,
Winfred was the son of the late Jerry and Hattie Thompson Martin. He retired from Ross Mehan Foundry
after many years of service. Winfred
lived in the Hixson community from 1972 to 2013 and he then moved to Spring
City. He was a musician and played
the guitar for various gospel and bluegrass groups. Winfred was a member of the Sale Creek Community Church.
Winfred was preceded
in death by his first wife, Myrtice Martin; second wife, Sarah Martin; sisters,
Geraldine Evans and Betty Pendleton; stepson, Daniel Paul Combs and stepdaughter
Sharon Combs Roach.
his daughter, Stacy (Alex) M. Ferda of Oceanside, Calif.; sisters, Lois Spurlin
of Grandview and Imogene Pogue of Kingston, Tenn., brother, Wayne Martin of
Grandview; grandchildren, Maria Ferda and Carl Ferda and several nieces and
will be held Wednesday, May 8, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home
with Rev. Dennis Goins officiating.
Interment will follow in the Harris Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the
Home, Spring City is in charge of arrangements. www.vaughn-funeral-home.com