Richard Gibb Martin, 82, of Star City, died on September 29, 2015 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

He was a member of First Baptist Church of Star City. He delivered newspapers for the Pine Bluff Commercial and was a night watchman at Floyd’s Sawmill.

Mr. Martin was born July 8, 1933 in Monticello and was the son of the late Travis and Alice Gibbs Martin.

Also preceding him in death were his stepmother, Arlie Jones Martin; grandmother and grandfather who raised him, Ida Donaldson Martin and Rogna Ingram Martin.

Survivors include sisters, Barbora Kay Martin Cole of Baytown, Texas, Marilyn Martin Decker of Dickinson, Texas and Myra Martin of Crossett; and many nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be held on October 11 at 3 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Home in Star City with Bro. Dubs Byers officiating.