Theodore (Teddy) Watts Martin Jr., 72, of Sparta died Monday, June 03, 2019 at the Carl Vinson Medical Center in Dublin, after an extended illness. He was a veteran of the Vietnam war. While faithfully serving his country in The United States Army, he was awarded a Bronze Star Medal, and a Purple Heart.

 He was proceeded in death by his father Mr. Theodore Watts Martin Sr.

 Teddy is survived by his mother, Helen Wynell Hartley Martin of Sparta; a sister, Sharon Martin Burkett of Canton; and a brother, Allen Hartley Martin of Farmington, Minnesota. He is also survived by three nieces and two nephews.

 A graveside funeral service will be conducted Friday, June 7, 2019 at 1 pm. at the Lake Cemetery with Rev. Michael Williams officiating

 Wood Funeral Home of Metter is in charge of arrangements.