Obituary of Jan Martin (1937 – 2021) – Advance, North Carolina
December 24, 1937 – August 4, 2021
Mr. Jan Bailey Martin, 83, of Advance, passed away on Wednesday August 4, 2021 at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. He was born December 24, 1937 in Rockingham County, son of Raymond and Doris Bailey Martin. He graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Science degree and attended the University of Virginia School of Banking. He worked in various areas of the banking industry for 35 years and retired from BB&T. Jan was an active member of Clemmons Moravian Church and served on the board. He has also been active with the WS Host Lion’s Club, where he served as past president and treasurer. Jan was the founder and first president of the NC Consumer Loans Society for Savings and Loans. After his retirement he volunteered for Meals on Wheels, Sunnyside Ministries and edited a newsletter for Industries of the Blind. In addition to his parents, Jan was predeceased in the death of his brother, Ray Martin. The survivors are his wife, Sue Martin; 2 sons, Jordan Martin and Jonathan Martin; one daughter, Allison Martin Garrison (Michael); one grandson, Ian Bailey Garrison; and a nephew, Ricky Martin (Kari). A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday at the Clemmons Moravian Church Cemetery. The family will receive the friends after the service in the parlor of the church. In case of bad weather, the service will take place at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made at GHA Autism Supports, PO Box 2487, Albemarle, NC 28002.
Vogler et Fils Funeral Home
2849 Middlebrook Drive
Published by Winston-Salem Journal on August 6, 2021.