Robert Dwight Martin

Robert Dwight Martin, 86, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, October 20, 2019 at the Radcliff Veterans Center. He was a native of Elvaston, IL, served in the United States Army during the Korean War, and was the owner of Dwight Martin Trucking. He worked for CCX Trucking and F/S Company, was a school bus driver, and a farmer. He was preceded in death by his wife, Alice Marie Richardson Martin; parents, John Robert Martin and Lois Lydia Marshall Martin; and sister, Kathleen Martin. He is survived by his son, Robert Dean Martin (Sherry) of Northglenn, CO; two daughters, Alyce "Kay" Mesecher (Doug) of Elizabethtown and Diana Kristine Bowen (Daniel) of Hannibal, MO; nine grandchildren, Jeremy, Dreamma, April, Tiffany, Jennifer (Bryant), Morgan, Amanda, Jackie, and Martina; eight great grandchildren, Audrie Anna, Kaylee, Dillon, Xander, Ryker, Kayden, Cole, and Myles. The funeral is at 11 a.m. Friday at Brown Funeral Home. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Thursday and continues after 9 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to First Presbyterian Church or Alzheimer's Association. Condolences may be expressed online at


Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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Friday, October 25, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Friday, October 25, 2019 starting at 11:00 AM
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