Robert “Bob” L. Martin, age 77, of Kansas, Oklahoma passed away on Monday, May 11, 2020 at his home.
Bob was born on July 16, 1942 to George and Mabel (Carpenter) Martin in Siloam Springs, Arkansas. As a child, his family traveled and he attended several different schools. Bob went on to join the Army National Guard and served for seven years.
On April, 5, 1966 Bob married Marie Guinn in Tahlequah, Oklahoma and the couple made their home in Kansas, Oklahoma. Bob worked at Franklin Electric, in Siloam Springs, Arkansas, assembling motors for 27 years until retiring.
Bob was a devoted and loving husband, father and grandfather. He was a member of Mountain View Church in Twin Oaks. He loved the outdoors and hunting, fishing and gardening were some of his favorite past times.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and four sisters.
Left to cherish his memory: wife of 54 years, Marie Martin of the home, children: Kevin Martin (Stacee) of Rose, Oklahoma, Karla Martin (Ronny Tyer) of Chewy, Oklahoma, Kristie Asher ( Bam) of Kansas, Oklahoma, Anthony Martin (Kim Hyso) of Twin Oaks, Oklahoma and Jeremy Martin (Dalene Kirk) of Jay, Oklahoma, brother, Lonnie Martin (Kathy) of Stillwell, Oklahoma; sisters, Alma Myrick (Daryl) of Siloam Springs, Arkansas, Elizabeth Trollinger of Westville, Oklahoma and Yvonne Wilhelm (Jeff) of Westville, Oklahoma, 16 grandchildren, nine great grand children and many loving nieces and nephews.
Family memorial services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements entrusted to Nichols-Stephens Funeral and Cremation Services, Grove, Oklahoma.