Illie Rene (Moore) Martin

January 25, 1954 ~ April 4, 2020 (age 66)

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Private graveside services (Family Only) for Mrs. Illie Rene Martin, 66, of Jefferson, Texas will be held at 1:00 pm, April 11 at Logan Chapel Cemetery.

There will be a public viewing on Friday, April 10, 2020 at the Lewis & Walker Funeral Home Chapel.

There will also be a viewing at 11:00 am  Saturday, April 11, 2020 at Logan Chapel United Methodist Church prior to the service for those who wish to view but aren't able to attend. 

Illie Rene Martin was born on January 25, 1954 to the late parentage of McKinley Moore Sr. and Eddie B. Moore. They both preceded her in death. She joined Logan Chapel United Methodist Church at an early age where she remained an active member until God called her home. She attended Smithland Elementary School and Central High school. She was a Healthcare Worker until retirement.

She united in marriage to Robert Singleton Jr. which he preceded her in death. To this union two children were born. Later she united in marriage to Herman “Buck” Martin Sr. to this union two children were born. Together they raised a family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters Barbara Hodge and Predotsy Yancy, and one brother Charlie “Butch” Moore.

She leaves to cherish her memory and legacy: husband Herman Martin Sr., four sons Torrance “Todd” Singleton of Atlanta, GA, Fredrick “Fred” (Rebecca) Singleton, Herman “Bucky” Martin Jr., Stephen “WeeBee” Martin all of Jefferson Texas. Three Grandchildren T’keyha Allen, Devonte Singleton, and Kameron Vestal and two great grandchildern. Three sisters Mary Luster, Lynda Moore Carter of Jefferson, Texas, Vera (James) Jones of Karnack Texas; 2 brothers McKinley Moore Jr. and Clayborn (Carnetta) Moore of Jefferson, Texas; one aunt Ella Rose of Fort Worth Texas. Two brother-in-law Major (Blondia) Martin Jr. of Marshall Texas, Ben Martin of Longview Texas; Two sister-in-law Belva Graham and Lula (Lee) Green of Jefferson Texas and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

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April 11, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Logan Chapel United Methodist Church

Graveside Service
April 11, 2020

1:00 PM
Logan Chapel Cemetery, Jefferson, Texas

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