Ezra S. Martin

Published 7:33 am Monday, November 17, 2014

MURFREESBORO – Mr. Ezra Samuel Martin, age 94 of Murfreesboro, NC, died Friday, November 14, 2014.

Mr. Martin was born September 18, 1920 in Hertford County, NC, the son of the late Claude Martin and Mable Vick Martin. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Mildred M. Martin; and his siblings, Lucille M. Hoggard, Hazel M. Ward, Jessie Helen Midgette, Gilbert Martin and Claude Kitchen Martin.

He was a US Army Veteran that served in the 7th Army, 103rd Division, 410th Infantry from 1944 until 1946.  He served his country in France, Germany and Austria.  He worked for many years with Hill Chevrolet/Pontiac in Murfreesboro and then worked for many years with Title D.  He was a member of MurfreesboroBaptistChurch.

He is survived by his daughter, Diane Martin Seidemann and her husband Michael of Kenner, Louisiana; two grandchildren, Ryan Michael Seidemann and his wife Ericka, and Erin Diane Seidemann; two great grandchildren, Michael and Elizabeth Seidemann; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. at Murfreesboro Baptist Church with the Rev. Lee Canipe officiating.  Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Massey Funeral Home in Jackson on Saturday, November 15 from 7:00 until 8:00 p.m. The family will also receive friends Sunday at the Murfreesboro Baptist Church Cemetery after the services at the cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.haroldmasseyfuneralhome.com.