Lenzy "Coon" Martin, 100, of Jackson died Aug. 19, 2009 at Jackson Medical Center.
He was born June 3, 1909. He was a member of Vernal Chapel Baptist Church at Jackson.
Survivors include two sons, James Johnson, Nathan (Linda) Martin, both of Jackson; four daughters, Emma Mae Craig, Pasadena, CA, Pearlie Mae Hunt, Fairhope, Catherine (Richard) Jackson, Jackson, Valerie (Al) McMillian, Detroit, MI; a host of grandchildren, many great-grandchildren and many great-great-grandchildren.
The service was Aug. 29 at 12 noon at Vernal Chapel Baptist Church in Jackson. Burial was in the Martin Cemetery in Jackson. Jackson Memorial Funeral Home directed.