DRAKESBORO – Louis Martin, 83, of Drakesboro, died Monday, February 18, 2019, at 6:51PM at his home. Mr. Martin was born July 4, 1935, in Butler County. He was a member of South Carrollton Missionary Baptist Church. He loved spending time with his family and dogs, and enjoyed fishing. He was preceded in death by his parents, Webbie and Sarahbell Martin; sisters Gladis Dowell, Shelby Jean Martin, Marline Folton, and Oplen Carbwell; brother Bill Martin; and wife Mary Robertson Martin. He is survived by his daughter, Elizabeth Martin of Drakesboro; son James Martin of Bowling Green; sisters Shirley Forbes and Erline Martin; and several nieces and nephews. Graveside funeral services will be Thursday, February 21, 2019, at 10:30AM at Fairmount Cemetery in Central City, with Rev. Roger Heltsley officiating. Burial to follow. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Louis Martin Memorial Fund, c/o Tucker Funeral Home, P.O. Box 548, Central City, KY 42330. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.