Obituary for James “J.B.” Martin

J.B. Martin 63 died Tuesday
Services 2 PM Saturday
Britton Funeral Home
Burial at Hensley Cemetery
Visitation Friday
Britton Funeral Home


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J.B. Martin, 63, of Corbin, KY, passed away Tuesday, October 10th, at The Greg & Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard, KY.

J.B. was born in Oneida, KY on November 29, 1953, a son of the late Virginia (Roark) Hubbard and James Matt Martin.

J.B. is survived by his daughter, Mozella Ann Earles and husband Andrew of Woodbine; and his son, Joe Martin of London.

He is also survived by 6 grandchildren: Kelsi Earles, Sofia Earles, Auston Smith, Alexis Smith, Tanner Smith and Olivia Jo Martin; and by his sisters, Louise Estep and Martha Lou Butler, both of Oneida.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Tilman Martin, and his sister, Lillie Mae Bailey.

Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, October 14th at Britton Funeral Home in Manchester, KY. Burial will follow at the Hensley Cemetery in Manchester, KY.

Visitation will be held 6:00 PM on Friday, October 13th at Britton Funeral Home in Manchester, KY .

Britton Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.