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Tuesday January 30th, 2018
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Wednesday January 31st, 2018

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Wednesday January 31st, 2018

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Kenneth R. Martin

Kenneth R. Martin, 79, a 55 year resident of Kansas, OK, passed away on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018 at the Quail Ridge Living Center.

Kenneth was born on July 12, 1938 in Westville, OK, a son of George Robert Martin and Mable Carpenter Martin. He was a chicken farmer, cattleman, had worked for Delaware County and drove trucks for several local industries. He loved fishing, hunting, farming and large family get togethers. He was a member of the Victory Worship Center in West Siloam Springs, where he was very active in their food ministries.

Survivors include two sons, Dannie Martin and Christi Keifer of Colcord, and Jimmy and wife Debra Martin of Gentry; one daughter, Mary and husband Tony Moore of Jay, OK; two brothers, Robert Martin of Kansas, OK and Lonnie Martin of Stillwell, OK: three sisters, Alma Jean Myrick of Siloam Springs, Lizbeth Trollinger and Yvonne Willhem both of Westville, OK;6 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Leon and Leroy Martin, one sister, Alta Mae Wytalier and one grandchild.

Visitation will be held at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral home in Siloam Springs on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Funeral service will be held at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Chapel on Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018 at 2:00pm. Brother Jack Hayes will officiate the service and burial will be conducted at the Kansas Cemetery in Kansas, OK. 

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A Grandma's Garden Table Basket was sent on January 30, 2018

We send our love and prayers. We are so sorry for your loss. Uncle Kenneth will be missed. Love to you all, Rex and Patty Fields

Expression of Sympathy Jan 30 2018 12:00 AM

We send our sincere condolences for your loss.
May each family member find peace in this time of deep sorrow.
Each one of you will be in our thoughts and prayers.
Theresa (Noblin) Bean/J.D. Noblin

Theresa Bean Jan 30 2018 12:00 AM

A Feathery Palm Plant was ordered on January 30, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Jan 30 2018 12:00 AM

I have so many great memories of Uncle Kenneth. He always picked me up and took me to church with him and his wife Aunt Betty when I was a young teenager. I love you so much Uncle Kenneth. Tell Aunt Betty hi for me. I will miss you.

Karla Martin Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Kenneth Martin

Larry & Lana Hurt Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM