Darren Michael Martin, 31


Funeral services for Darren Michael Martin, 31, of Gamaliel, Arkansas, were held at 2 p.m. Monday, July 8, at Elijah Church of Christ, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.    

 Mr. Martin died Thursday, June 27, 2024. 

 He was born Jan. 12, 1993, at Springdale, Arkansas, to Steven Martin and Debbie Roberts Martin. Darren was a great writer and was in the process of writing a book series. He enjoyed playing online video games with his friends and loved to sing. He was a loving, kind-hearted and generous person; he always had a smile for everyone. Darren was a wonderful son, brother and uncle.

 He is survived by his parents, Steven and Debbie Martin of Gamaliel, Arkansas; one brother, Steven Heenan of Caulfield; one sister, Brittney Wolf and husband Kevin of Argilete, Kentucky; one niece, Allie Wolf; one nephew, Andrew Wolf; and his beloved dog, Shelby. 

 He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Cledice and Helen Martin and Burl and Janet Roberts.  

 Visitation services were held from 6 until 8 p.m. Sunday, July 7 at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home in West Plains. Burial was in Elijah Cemetery. 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Elijah Church of Christ and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO 65775. Online condolences may be left at www.robertsondrago.com.

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