Leander Gene Martin was born to Lonnie L. Martin and Laura I. Rice on June 19, 1947, in Memphis, TN. He passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on November 9, 2013. Mr. Martin resided in Krum, TX.
He is preceded in death by his sister, Shirley Tyre and brothers, James and Jerry Martin.
Leander leaves behind his loving daughter, Stacey Rene Holman; grandchildren, Roger Allen II and Makayla Ann Oster; brother, John Martin and sister, Pamela Haberoth.
Leander was a retiree of the Department of defense and was a member of the Lions Club. In honor of Leander donations can be made to American Cancer Society. Visitation and funeral service will take place on Monday, November 18, 2013, at Laurel Oaks Funeral Home from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
The family would like to specially thank Vitas Hospice Care for taking great care of Leander.