Farming Rural 07

Hugh Kyle Martin (Pep)

April 14, 1961 ~ July 17, 2019 (age 58)


Hugh Kyle Martin (Pep) (Papaw Dad), age 58, of Sneedville, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Holston Valley Hospital following a brief illness.  He was saved at an early age.   He was preceded in death by his parents, Bob & Nellie Martin, sisters, Debbie Anderson, Brenda Joyce Jones & Edith Edens; brothers, Benjamin Martin, Joe Martin , Dale Glen Martin & Alvin Fred Martin

Pep is survived by;

His wife of 13 years; Dawn Martin

Mother to his children and friend; Vickie Collins

Daughters; Jessica Purkey (David), Jennifer Lowery (Anthony) and Miranda Skellinger (Lee)

Sons; Hugh Kyle Martin Jr. (Kimberly) and Matthew Skellinger (Tonya)

Step-Daughters; Kristen Hall and Amy Wargo of Ohio

Very Special Grandchildren; Kaleb, Seth, Chelsea, Joey, Aston, Jordan, Cheyenne, Ryleigh, Micah, Sadie, Lindsay, Ethan & Jennifer

Step-Grandchildren; Dustin, Johny &  Jayden of Ohio

Sisters; Billy Jean Stanley and Patricia Goins & husband Mark

Brothers; Pat Martin & wife Linda, Woodrow (Toad) Martin & wife Georgia and Robert Martin & wife Patricia

A host of many nieces and nephews and friends


The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 P.M. on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at the McNeil Funeral Home


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to McNeil Funeral Home for funeral expenses.


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McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville in charge of arrangements

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July 20, 2019

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
McNeil Funeral Home
124 Church St. P.O. Box 127
Sneedville, TN 37869

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