Martin Luther Baldwin, 88, of Hendersonville died Tuesday, September 24, at his home. A native of Buncombe County, he was the son of the late Ged and Mary Penley Baldwin and had lived most of his life in Henderson County. He loved music and sang and played the guitar. He was of the Baptist faith. His wife of 62 years, Kathleen Baldwin, died in March of this year.
Mr. Baldwin is survived by four children, Sarah Owenby of Fairview and Tillie Carlisle, Timmy Baldwin and Bonnie Baldwin, all of Hendersonville; a sister, Margie Laughter and several grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, September 26 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Pastors Jim and Betty Mead will officiate.