James “Jimmy” Joseph Martin

March 8, 1968 - December 16, 2018

Jimmy J. Martin, age 50, of Copperas Cove passed away on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018, in Copperas Cove. Memorial Services will be held at 10 a.m, Friday, Dec. 21, 2018, at Scott’s Funeral Home.

Martin was born on March 8, 1968, to the late Miles and Frances Lucille Baggett Martin in Menard, Texas. He was raised and attended school in Killeen. In his early years, he enjoyed serving as a volunteer firefighter in Killeen before entering into law enforcement. Jimmy worked for a number of years for the Bell and Burnet County Sheriff Departments. He married Tanja Christman on July 9, 2002. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing and watching baseball.

Jimmy is preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Johnny Martin.

Jimmy is survived by his wife, Tanja Martin; children, Ashley Schultz and husband Andrew, Eric Martin, Colton Christman; sister, Jean Voss and husband Ron; and three grandchildren, James, Joseph and Lindsey Schultz.

Scott’s Funeral Home of Copperas Cove is in charge of arrangements.

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