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Fred Ray Martin

of Mabelvale, AR, 1945 - 2019

Fred Ray Martin, 73, of Mabelvale, Arkansas passed from this life on April 23, 2019. He was born in Sevierville, Tennessee to the late Ray E and Beatrice Martin. Fred was a member of Crystal Hill Baptist Church in Little; enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time with his children. Fred retired from Little Rock School district after 30 years.
He is also preceded in death by his siblings Jimmy Martin, Dorothy Martin Cattlit and a son Michael Allen. Fred leaves behind his loving wife Barbara Martin; children Jimmy Ray Martin, Debra Jean Martin, Joshua Martin, Haley Martin, Celena Martin, Tracy Allen (Pam), April Watson (Mark), Anita Duke; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other family and friends.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 12-1 p.m. at Crystal Hill Baptist Church in Little Rock with funeral services to follow at 1 p.m. Burial will follow at Crystal Hill Cemetery. His online guestbook is available at

Published April 25, 2019

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