MARTIN, John William- age 72 passed away Monday August 3, 2015. He is preceded in death by his parents, Edd Martin & Nannie Lee Cartwright Martin; infant daughter, Tammie Diane Martin, son, Andy Martin; brother, Tommy Martin. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Diane Martin; sons, Tony(Lee Ann) Martin & Jason(Lisa) Martin; grandchildren, Taryn(Cory) Franks, Tanner Martin, Brandt Martin & Kemsey Martin; great granddaughter, Collins Elizabeth Franks; sisters, Molly(Raymond) Carson & Nancy King(Bud) Grubbs; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other loving family & friends; the family extends a sincere thank you to Dr. Hardie Sorrels. Dr. Tom McRae, Dr. Chris Jones, & the nursing staff of Centennial Medical Center. Mr. Martin was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, a 1960 graduate of Lebanon High School, and Owner of Rapid Print for 38 years. Visitation will be held on Wednesday August 5th 4-8 p.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel. Visitation on Thursday August 6th 12 noon until Celebration of Life Funeral Service at 1:00 p.m. in the Immanuel Baptist Church. Pastor John Hunn will officiate the services. Interment will follow in the Caraway Cemetery in Gladeville, Tn. Active pallbearers, Wes Elrod, Jim Byrd, Howard Beaty, John Major, Jim McDowell, Ted Aulds, & Sam Gamble. Honorary pallbearers, Nancy Gamble, Barbara Byrd ,Edna Major, Anita Beaty, Dona Elrod, Linda Partlow, Jnae Partlow, Charlotte & Doug Wise, Emily & Larry Lowrance; The Divine Red Hat Ladies, & The Lebanon High School Class of 1960. In lieu of flowers the family request contributions be made in Johnny's memory to the Back Pack Program, c/o of Immanuel Baptist Church, 214 Castle Heights Ave, Lebanon, Tn. 37087. PARTLOW FUNERAL CHAPEL (615) 444-7007 OBITUARY LINE (615) 444-7700.