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Newton Lamar Martin Downsville, LA Graveside services for Newton L. Martin 48 of Downsville, LA will be held at the Legion Memorial Cemetery near Newellton on Friday, March 2, 2018 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Eddie Fuller officiating. Interment with Military Honors will follow services. Visitation will be held at Cox Funeral Home in Delhi on Friday, March 2, 2018 from 8:30 AM until 10:00 AM. Newt was born on May 12, 1969 in Weslaco, Texas. He graduated high school in Port Isabel, Texas and was a Navy Veteran having service as a Submariner. Newton was well known as an expert craftsman in Cutlery having made numerous knives and marketing them. He won his final struggle in this life on Monday, February 26, 2018 at MD Anderson Hospital in Houston, Texas. Newton is surved by his parents, Eddie L. Martin and Viola Cardin Martin of Downsville, Louisiana; a brother Scott Martin of Lewisville, Texas; a paternal step grandmother Mary Lou Martin of Port Isabel, Texas and several Aunts, Uncles and other relatives. Pallbearers will be Chuck Sibley, Vance Sparks, Ray Traskauskas, Ed Traskauskas, Kenny Cardin, Steve Cardin and Greg Emfinger. Cox Funeral Home Delhi, LA

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