Homer Edward Martin, 72, of Carlisle, died May 26, 2014. He was born April 11, 1942 in Colt, Ark., to Homer Lee and Maude LouElla Martin. He was a diesel mechanic for Carlisle Implement for 37 years, serving farmers in Lonoke and Prairie counties. He was a devoted father and faithful member of Carlisle First Baptist church.

Homer is survived by his children, Teresa DeVore (Tim) of Des Arc, and Steve Martin of De Valls Bluff and five grandchildren; and a sister, Geralding Borden of Colt, Arkansas.

Services are 2 p.m.., Thursday, May 29, at the First Baptist Church in Carlisle. The family received friends for visitation at 1 p.m. prior to the service. Interment was in Oakland Cemetery in De Valls Bluff.

Arrangements by Westbrook Funeral Home of Hazen.