Tullie Lee's Story
Tullie Lee Martin, Jr., age 78 passed away Saturday, January 7, 2017. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 10, at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home with Rev. Craig Portwood officiating. Burial will follow at Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
Mr. Martin was born in Bibb County and lived in Wilkinson County and Putnam County before making his home in Milledgeville. He worked at Central State Hospital and retired as supervisor of the Motor Garage. He was preceded in death by his parents Tullie Lee Martin and Mozell Martin and a son Lin Martin. He was a veteran of the United States Navy serving in Vietnam.
Survivors include his wife Hilda Lauber Martin of Milledgeville, two sons, Lee Martin (Judy) of Milledgeville and Les Martin (Rachael) of Marietta, two daughters Lisa Cowan (Robert) and Scarlett Goddard (Nick) of Eatonton, a step-son Mike Hawkins of Milledgeville and step-daughter Carolyn Grant (Jeff) of Shelby, NC, a daughter-in-law Penny Martin of Valdosta, a sister Laverne Day of Gordon, 14 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. at Moores Funeral Home.
Friends who wish may make memorial contribution to St. Jude Children's Hospital.
Visit www.mooresfuneralhome.com to express tributes.
Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.
Published on January 9, 2017