Richard "Earl" Martin, age 66, of Salem passed away Friday, August 6, 2021 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany. Born January 6, 1955 in Jacksonville, Florida, he was the son of the late Wallace D. Martin and Lula Mae (Bellamy) Martin.
Earl was a retired employee of the City of Salem with over 30 years of service.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Wallace Martin and Lula Mae Martin, 7 brothers, and 1 sister.
He is survived by 3 sons: Jason Daniel Atkins, Ricky E. Atkins, and Christopher Andrew Martin; and 2 grandsons.
Direct cremation was chosen; Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home was entrusted with funeral care.
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