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Edward Martin funeral set for Wednesday

Funeral services for Edward Martin, of Warner Robins, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday at Christ United Methodist Church in Warner Robins.

Martin, 72, who served as mayor of Warner Robins from 1988-93, died Sunday. He had been under a doctor’s care, said Danny Galpin, the Houston County coroner.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today at McCullough Funeral Home, 417 S. Houston Lake Road in Warner Robins.

Following Wednesday’s funeral services, burial will take place at Andersonville National Cemetery, a spokeswoman for the funeral home said.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to Christ United Methodist Church Building Fund, 511 Russell Parkway in Warner Robins.