Frank Douglas Martin, age 63, of Gallipolis passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at his residence. Born May 3, 1954 in Gallia County, he is the son of Charles ‘Pete’ Martin and the late Laura Lee Martin. In addition to his Mother he was preceded by his Wife, Lois Jean Stapleton Martin, one daughter, Wenoma Dawn Martin, one brother, Charles Martin Jr., and by one sister, Linda Rohrbaugh.

Frank was a truck driver and he loved hunting and taxidermy and fully enjoyed the outdoors.

Frank is survived by one son, Doug (Savilla) Martin of Gallipolis; four grandchildren, Devin Martin, Zandra Johnson, Britani Hash, and Austin Martin; four brothers, Paul (Mary) Martin of Gallipolis, Terry Martin of Crown City, Randy (Teresa) Martin of Gallipolis, and Todd Martin of Crown City; four sisters, Margaret Adkins of Crown City, Sue Goelling of Gallipolis, Carolyn Martin of  Crown City, and Rosa Martin of Gallipolis; and by his Girl Friend, Judy Wells of Gallipolis.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Thursday February 15, 2018 at the Waugh-Halley-Wood Funeral Home with Pastor Jamie Klaiber officiating. Burial will follow in the Swan Creek Cemetery.

Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 6-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that you make contributions to the Waugh-Halley-Wood Funeral Home 810 Second Avenue, Gallipolis, Ohio 45631, to help with the funeral expenses.

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