Arthur D. Martine Jr., 86, of Charleston, AR, died June 7, 2017. He was born March 5, 1931, in Fort Sill, Oklahoma, to Arthur David Sr. and Nannie R (Kelch) Martine. He was a US Air Force veteran.


He is survived by his wife Naomi Martine; four daughters, Sheryl Shaffer, Cynthia Hatfield, Natalie Rice, and Tamela Salvage; one son Arthur D. Martine III; many grandchildren and great grandchildren.


Graveside service was at 2 PM Monday, June 12, 2017, at US National Cemetery in Fort Smith, AR with Rev. Artie Hudson Jr. officiating. Services were under the direction of Smith Mortuary, Charleston, AR.


Visitation was Sunday, June 11, 2017 from 2PM to 4PM at Smith Mortuary.