In Memory

Tim Martin

MARTIN DULUTH, GA - Timothy Allen Martin Jan. 29, 1963 - Sept. 2011 Timothy Allen Martin passed away at his home in Duluth, GA. this past week. He was 48 years old. Tim was born January 29, 1963 in Winston-Salem. He grew up in Winston, attended Ardmore United Methodist Church, and was an active member of Boy Scout Troop 749. Tim graduated from RJ Reynolds Sr. High in 1981 and attended Western Carolina University, where he earned a Bachelor's degree in Manufacturing and Engineering Technology. After being employed for several years in the construction industry, he went back to school at NC State University in Raleigh, NC and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Electrical Engineering. Upon graduation he went to work for Seimens Corporation in Atlanta, GA as an electrical engineer. Tim made Duluth, GA his home until his untimely passing. He was preceded in death by his grandparents Cabel and Elva Fain of Stuart, VA, Norman and Mary Martin of Winston-Salem, and his mother Opal Martin of Winston-Salem. He is survived by his father Allen N. Martin of Winston-Salem and his brother Keith D. Martin of East Bend. The family will receive friends from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20 at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel. A graveside service will be held at the CH Fain family home place in Stuart, VA at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21. Memorials may be made in Tim's memory to Ardmore United Methodist Church, 630 S. Hawthorne Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27103. Online condolences may be made at