Billy Carroll Martin


Billy Carroll Martin, 82, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2022, at his home.

He was born on March 18, 1940, in Niota, a son of the late Bill and Norma Martin. Billy loved cruise around town, travel to Florida, spending time with his dogs and was very much of a family man. Above anything else he loved his family and spending time with them. He will forever be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather.

In addition to his mother and father, he was preceded in death by the love of his life, Judy Martin; and several siblings.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, three sons, Tracy Martin, Chris Martin and Jamie Martin; one very special granddaughter, Baylee Martin; one sister, Inez Hicks of Athens; and several nieces, nephews, and extended family members and friends.

The family has elected to not have any public services at this time.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Billy or your condolences with his family by visiting his online memorial at

Companion Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.



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