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Funeral Services for Pike County Homicide Victim. A Retired bus driver for Western Pike Local Schools


Christopher Cameron Martin, Sr. 65 of Bainbridge died Saturday, August 21, 2021. He was born January 23, 1956, in Waverly, Ohio the son of James Arthur and Patricia Gail (Cameron) Martin. In May of 1985 he married the former Diane Caylor who passed from this life October 21, 2015.

Chris is survived by his mother; son Jimmy (Lindsey) Martin and his mother Kristina Hoskins; son Cameron Martin Jr.; grandchildren Tallie, Justin, Elle and Daphne Martin and Matthew Love; sisters Jennifer Read, Toni Angle and Becky (Joe) Persinger; brother Charles Michael (Connie) Martin and numerous other relatives and friends.

In addition to his father and wife, he was preceded in death by a brother, James Patrick Martin.

Chris was a mechanic who loved to tinker on old vehicles and manufacture tools. He also recently retired from Western Local School where he was a bus driver for twenty plus years. Chris was well liked and will be deeply missed by his family and community.

Visitation will be held from 3-6 pm Saturday at the Western High School Gymnasium. A private burial will take place in the Cynthiana Cemetery.

The SMITH-MOORE-EBRIGHT Funeral Home of Bainbridge is serving the family.

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