John William "Bill" Martin, 2:00 pm, Friday, October 6, 2017


John William (Bill) Martin of OKC, went to his Heavenly Home on September 30, 2017. He was born to John Roy & Nannie Martin on July 29, 1924.

Bill attended Capitol Hill High School. He joined the Army Air Corps in 1943. Bill met Doris Jones in February of 1950 & they married in July. He was always a faithful and loving husband. Bill went to work at Tinker AFB after the Air Corps, where he retired in 1975. He loved his family, hunting, fishing & traveling.

Bill is survived by wife Doris Jones Martin; daughter, Karen Tompkins & husband Michael; sons, Jim Martin & wife Sherrie & Bob Martin; 5 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; sisters, Bette Schwan, Juanita Reynolds; brother, Charlie Martin.

He is preceded in death by his parents; 4 brothers; 2 sisters.

Funeral services for Bill will be held 2:00 PM, Friday, October 6, 2017 at Graceway Baptist Church located at 1100 SW 104th Street, OKC, OK. Interment will follow in Arlington Memory Gardens. Services are under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel, Moore, Oklahoma.



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