Rufus R. Martin, 71, of Brady, died Friday, March 2 in Kerrville. Graveside services were held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 6 in Marion Cemetery, Rev. Gaylon Morris, officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Heart of Texas Funeral Home of Brady. Born Jan. 26, 1930, in Mason, Mr. Martin was a truck driver and served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church. Survivors include three sons, Calvin Martin and Henry Martin, both of Brady, and Ed Martin of Lubbock; a daughter, Rebekah Martin of Tucson, Ariz.; two sisters, June Linnie Beam of Brady and Cora Lee Beam of Mason; a brother, John H. Martin of Brownwood; and eight grandchildren.