Cendia Lou (Isabell) Martin, Rocky Top

Cendia Lou (Isabell) Martin, age 78

Cendia Lou (Isabell) Martin, age 78, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, May 13, 2020.  She was born March 23, 1942, to the late Robert P. and Effie G. Duncan Isabell of Lake City.  Cendia was a member of New Hope Baptist Church. She worked at different jobs throughout her life to help support the family.  She loved to sing in her church, cooking and crocheting.  Cendia loved working in her flowers and in the yard as long as she was able.  She enjoyed her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, church family and extended family.  Cendia is preceeded in death by her parents, Husband Kenneth Martin, daughter ReGeanie Rennae and brother Charles Isabell.


Sons, Kenneth Randell and Janice Martin, Winchester, KY

Robert A. and Ann Martin, Rocky Top, TN

Richard Curtis and Alisha Martin, Heiskell, TN


16    Great Grandchildren

Sisters, Bobbie Carden, Lake City, TN

Shirley and Albert Miller, Vandallia, OH

Brothers, Donnie Isabell, Lake City, TN

James D. and Becky Isabel, Lake City, TN

Wendell and Debbie Isabell, Lake City, TN

Benny and Joyce Isabell, Huber Heights, OH

Sister-in-Laws, Peggy Martin, Oak Ridge, TN

Paulene Martin, Clinton, TN

A host of other relatives and friends that will mourn her passing.

Visitation:  12-3PM, Saturday, May 16, 2020 at the Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City, TN

Funeral Service:  3PM, Saturday, May 16, 2020 in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Walker officiating.

Interment:  To follow at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Lake City, TN

Hatmaker Funeral Home, Lake City, TN is in charge of arrangements.

About Brad Jones

Brad is the Owner/Operator of BBB TV 12, and has been with the company since August of 1996. Brad is a 1987 graduate of Coalfield High School and a 1995 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Communications. He won the 1995 broadcast production student of the year award. Brad worked at Shop at Home, Inc. a home shopping network that was located in Knoxville, TN from 1993 - 1995 and then at Via TV (RSTV, Inc.) from 1995 - 1996. After some freelance work in Nashville, Brad joined the BBB Communications staff in August of 1996. A short stint at WVLT TV as a news photographer was in 2001, but he continued to work at BBB TV as well. Brad is married to Nicole Jenkins Jones, a 1990 graduate of Oak Ridge High School, who works at Oak Ridge Gastroenterology and Associates in Oak Ridge. They have 3 kids, Trevor Bogard, 27, Chandler 22, and Naomi 13. On December 12, 2013 they welcomed their first grandchild, Carter Ryan Bogard. Brad is also the assistant boys basketball coach at Coalfield High School for the past 11 years. In 2013-14 the Yellow Jackets won their first district title since 1991 and just the 4th in school history.

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