In Memory

James Martin

Jim passed away August 06, 2013 at his home in Valdosta, GA. He was employed by the Palm Beach County School Board for 38 years. He began his career as a teacher (Riviera Beach/Suncoast High School) ending his school center career as an assistant principal before moving to the county office. Mr. Martin was the first recipient of the Burt Reynolds Scholarship. Beginning a life time of service to many organizations serving not only his community but his church also. He is survived by his wife "J" of 48 years, Jeane; sons, James A. Martin "JJ", John (Ashlee) and six grandchildren; niece, Julie Martin Barrentine (Rex); nephew, Todd Martin and a host of cousins. A Mass of Special Intentions will be held Wednesday, August 6th at 12:05 PM at St. Anne's Catholic Church, West Palm Beach. You may visit the family immediately after service at the home of a dear friend - directions to house be given at the service.

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Published in The Palm Beach Post from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2014 - See more at: