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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jan 9, 2018
Nashville lawyer Joseph O. Martin Jr. died on Jan. 2. He was 89. A native of Davidson County, he graduated from Vanderbilt Law, where he was inducted into the Order of the Coif. He joined the Tennessee Air National Guard in 1948. After law school, he joined the firm of Martin & Cochran, which later became Gullett, Sanford, Robinson & Martin. He taught for 27 years at the Nashville School of Law and for over 40 years he operated the scoreboard for Vanderbilt football games.