Adam Martin of Athens, Georgia passed away on November 30, 2017. He was 31 years old.
A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, December 9th from 11:00 am 2:00 pm in the Gardenside Room of the State Botanical Gardens, 2450 S. Milledge Ave., Athens, GA 30605.
Adam was born on July 22, 1986 to Bonnie Cramond and Charles Martin in New Orleans, LA. He was welcomed into the family by his older sister, Emily Martin. When Adam was three years old, the family moved to Athens, GA, where he grew up. Despite battling leukemia, Adam graduated with honors from the University of Georgia in December, 2016, with degrees in both political science and history.
Family members include his wife, Gina Martin, his stepmother, Kathleen Martin, his grandmother, Lois Cramond, and his step-grandmother Bettye Martin-Davies (Bob); stepsiblings: Cory A. Smith, Cory Patton (Gillian; children Emmersyn and Cullen), and Mason Patton (Brittney); future brother-in-law, Ben Mitchell; aunts and uncles: Gary Cramond (Pat), Trudy Dawson, Michael Martin (Sally), and Mary Martin; and cousins: Collin Husic (Emir, children Emil and Adam); Jordan Dawson, Connor Dawson, James Martin (Kourtney, child Eloise) and Sarah Martin. He is also survived by scores of loving friends. He was preceded in death by his stepfather, Neil Patton, his grandfathers, Charles Martin and George Cramond, and his grandmother, Ruth Martin.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in his name to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, https://donate.lls.org/lls/donate, Donor Services, PO Box 98018, Washington, DC 20090-8018, (888-557-7177).
Published on December 4, 2017