Floyd Leroy Martin
17 June, 1923 - 30 May, 1991
From The Idaho
1 June, 1991
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“Whitie” Martin, 67, of Parma, died Thursday, May 30, 1991 at
the Caldwell hospital of natural causes. Graveside funeral
services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Monday, June 3, at the
Parma Cemetery under the direction of the Dakan Funeral
Mr. Martin was born June 17, 1923 at Woodruff, Kansas to Lee
and Minnie Gipe Martin. At the age of 9 he came to Idaho with
his family for a short time and they later moved to Nebraska,
living near Arapahoe. They returned to the Parma area in 1936
where he had since lived. He served with the U. S. Army during
World War II and had been awarded two Purple Hearts and the
He married Emma Jane Gray, November 22, 1969 at Parma.
Surviving him are his wife, Jane of Parma; a daughter, Sharon
Lingenfelter of Portland, Oregon; two sons, Mike of Post Falls
and Lonny of Parma; a stepdaughter, Jerri Eichholz of
Caldwell; a stepson, Luther Brian Hall II of Harrison,
Arkansas; two brothers, Richard Martin of Nampa and Forrest
Martin of Parma; a sister; Mrs. Leo (Leota) Cox of Parma;
seven grandchildren; a great-grandson and three
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends may call at the Dakan Funeral Chapel in Parma from 5 to 8
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