Samuel Ledell Martin

Seneca, SC — Samuel Ledell Martin, 86, husband of Hilda Lucille Morgan Martin, of Seneca, passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at GHS Cottingham Hospice House.
A native of Oconee County, SC, Mr. Martin was the son of the late Mildred Martin Sloan. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and later retired from Greenfield Industries after 28 years. Mr. Martin was of the Baptist Faith.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Martin is survived by his sons: Robert Michael Martin of Central, SC, Scott Orr of West Union, SC and Chris Orr of Florida; daughter: Cheryl Thornton (Mark) of West Union, SC; grandchildren: Steven Samuel Chase Burkett (Ashley), Stephanie Ladell Davis (Julian), Michael Shane Martin and Denver Morgan Thornton; and great-grandchildren: Dylan Davis, Layla Davis and Olivia Burkett.


In addition to his parents, Mr. Martin was preceded in death by his daughter: Regena Ladell Burkett (Steve).


Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Saturday, February 9, 2019, at Davenport Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Oconee Memorial Park.


The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 PM, Saturday, prior to the service, at Davenport Funeral Home.


Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Oconee Hospice of the Foothills, GHS Cottingham Hospice House, Attn: Foundation Office, 298 Memorial Drive, Seneca, SC 29672.


The family is at the home.

Davenport Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.