Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Sergeant Clarence Echols Martin

Jacksonville Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Sunday, April 13, 1969

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Reflections for Sergeant Clarence Echols Martin

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 43rd anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

I pray for solace for all those that love and remember you for I know both the pain and pride are forever. Your family is in my hear'ts embrace. Thanks to your family and friends for sharing their memories and devotion to you through their reflections.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

April 13, 2012

RIP.Know that you will never be forgotten by the ones who love you and knew you.

Anonymous

October 19, 2008

SGT. Martin your work on this Earth as we know it is now done. You are in God's Hands now brother. May you rest in peace.

SGT. Daryl Brewer
Clarksville Police Dept. Clarksville, Tennessee

May 28, 2008

I awoke this morning on the anniversary of your death, and thought about so many things. I am thankful I had your as my father and I do appreciate the sacrifice you made for us all.I love you, daddy. I am so proud to know that there is a part of you that lives through me. Rest in peace knowing you fulfilled your purpose. Thank you for naming me. I will carry it honor.

Ann Marie Mcurdy
Daughter

April 13, 2008

On the anniversary of his death, we pause to remember Sgt. Martin and honor the ultimate sacrifice he paid serving his fellow citizens.

Our thoughts and prayers are extended to his surviving family members.

May he never be forgotten.

Major D.W. Warren
Montgomery Police Dept. - Montgomery, AL

April 25, 2007

Although i never had the honor of knowing you, the legacy of strength and pride you left behind help shape the man I am and that is greatly appreciated. The sacrafice you made is one of the highest callings, to give your life in the service of others. Thank you, you are missed.

Sgt. Caleb Love, USMC
grandson

February 23, 2007

My husband, Echols was a very loving person. He was so proud to be a police officer and wear the uniform. When he died, I was left with two children. The people of the Jacksonville Police Department and the City of Jacksonville
were so good to me. I thank them.
Marie Martin Tubbs
29 year veteran of the Jacksonville Police Department

Marie Martin Tubbs
Wife and retired from JPD

January 16, 2007

I wish i had been able to growup with you around. Grandma and mom talk about what a wonderful man you were. About going for Sunday drives with no destination in mind, you bringing home a pet monkey and grandma having a fit. I'm sad that i missed all those things. They say my son, your great grandson, looks just like you. I know you will watch over him and be his guardian angel, be the voice inside that keeps him in line. I hope your proud. We have done the best we can without you here. We love you.

Candice Little
Granddaughter

January 13, 2007

Although I've never known you, Grandpa, I miss you everyday. You feel like a vital part of my life that never was to be. I love you, and I thank you for everything. Without you, there would be no . Thank you for mom and Ann and helping to turn Grandma into the fiery warhorse that's seen the family through its darkest times. Hopefully, this new year we'll all work together to be truer to the kind of people that would make you look down from upon high and smile instead of weep. Love you, Grandpa. See you someday, I promise.

Jeremy Hicks
Grandson

January 10, 2007

It took over thirty years to accept that you are gone..Not a day goes by that I don't miss you...You were a wonderful
man and I am thankful for the sacrifices that you made...
I love you, Daddy..I hope you are proud of me..I tried so hard...
Ann M. Jean

Ann M. Jean
Daughter of Sgt. Martin

January 7, 2007

Rest in Peace, Sergeant Martin. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

October 23, 2006

Rest in peace Brother Martin. Thank you for your dedication and service to the City of Jacksonville.

Officer Kevin Turley
Jacksonville Police Department (Alabama)

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