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Leroy Martin

Services for Leroy Martin of Brookhaven, are 2 p.m. Sunday, May27, at Brookhaven Funeral Home with burial at Damascus BaptistChurch Cemetery in Franklin County.

Visitation is Saturday from 5 until 8 p.m. at funeral home.

Mr. Martin, 81, died May 25, 2007, at Haven Hall Nursing Home.He was born on Jan. 1, 1926, to C. C. and Lizzie Burris Martin.

He was retired from International Paper Co. in Natchez. Heattended Concord Baptist Church. Military Service included theUnited States Army with service in World War II.

Preceding him in death were his parents.

Survivors are his wife of 61 years, Mary Helen Martin, of McCallCreek; one son, Rickey Martin and his wife Vivian, of Pearl; onegranddaughter, Layla Martin, of Pearl; one brother, William EarlMartin, of McCall Creek; one niece, Delinda Martin; and one nephew,Donnie Martin.