Dr. Homer B. Martin
Dr. Homer B. Martin, 82, Louisville, died Tuesday, March 6, 2007, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
He was a Navy veteran of World War II, was retired after serving more than 30 years in his private psychoanalytic practice, was a former volunteer staff member at the University of Louisville School of Medicine as a lecturer in family practice, was director of the section on general practice, appointed assistant clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, a former director of the Louisville Dept. of Health, and a member of the Greater Louisville Medical Society, Kentucky Medical Society, American Psychiatric Association and Southern Medical Association.
Survivors include his wife, Jane; two daughters, Lyn Kennedy of Lexington, Ky., and Janet Ann Tackach of Scottsville, Ky.; two sons, Dr. Patrick Martin of Wilmington, N.C., and Mark Martin of Floyds Knobs; three stepchildren, Mark Roberts of Ocala, Fla., Terri Roberts and Wesley Roberts; a brother, Dr. Roy A. Martin of Greer, S.C.; 15 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Friday, March 9, from 3 to 8 p.m. at L.D. Pearson and Son Funeral Home in Louisville.
Funeral: Saturday, March 10, at 11 a.m. at Broadway Baptist Church in Louisville with burial in Floydsburg Cemetery.