Douglas Taylor “Hoss” Martin
Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 10:14AM

Anderson, SC - Douglas Taylor “Hoss” Martin, 74, passed into eternal rest June 13, 2017.

Born September 1, 1942, he was the son of the late Frank and Syble Martin. He was employed for 45 years at Pickens Construction in Anderson and thought of each and everyone there as his extended family. 

Surviving are a son, Jason Martin of Anderson who loved him dearly and will never forget him; a brother, Buck Martin of Clinton; and three sisters, Patricia Neal of Clinton, Carol Parker of Anderson, and Janet Blanton of Starr. 

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 16, at Sullivan-King Mortuary Chapel conducted by Rev. Joe Durham. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary, 3205 North Highway 81, Anderson. Family members are at their respective homes. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to P.A.W.S., 1320 Highway 29 South, Anderson, SC 29626. 

Sullivan-King Mortuary

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