Billy Jack Martin died peacefully in Hammond, Louisiana, at Richard Murphy Hospice House on Dec. 15, 2018, at the age of 54. Billy is survived by his wife of 14 years, Laurie Lambert; sons, Shadow and Joshua Martin; daughters, Amber and Emma Martin, Amanda (Shawn) Price, and Christina Lambert; Grandchildren, Ethen, Makenzie, Adisyn, Samantha Jo, and Coraline Martin, and Carlee Price; brother, John (Jerri) Martin; and sister, Jacqueline Martin. He is preceded in death by his mother, Betty Lou Ledbetter; and his father, Jackson Adoulf Martin. Billy was born on Aug. 18, 1964, in Fortworth, Texas. He worked in the industrial mechanic industry for 25 years. He enjoyed football, cars, and spending time with his grandchildren. A visitation will be held at McLin & Manley Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Walker, located at 29419 Walker South Rd. Walker, LA 70785, on Friday, Dec. 21, 2018, from 5-7:00 p.m. with a service to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations may be made to Richard Murphy Hospice House in Hammond, Louisiana.

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