Opal Janice Martin, age 70, of Pearisburg, died Thursday, July 16, 2009, at the Elm Tree Group Home. She was born in Erwin, Tenn. on January 22, 1939 to the late Richmond and Faye Bailey Martin and also preceded in death by two brothers, Harold Martin and James Martin. She is survived by her son, Richard Thomas "Tommy" Martin, of Marion, Va; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Becky and Jack Thatcher, of Dublin, Melba and Danny Coltrane of Pulaski; four brothers and sisters-in-law, Ronald Martin, of Draper, Gerald Martin, of Pulaski, David and Margaret Martin, of Fairlawn, Robert and Donna Martin, of Radford; numerous nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank the staff and care givers at Elm Tree Group Home for all their loving care and attention over the past few years. Memorial services will be conducted Monday, July 20, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Donald Henegar officiating. Interment will follow in the Highland Memory Gardens. Flowers would be appreciated or memorial contributions may be made to the Elm Tree Group Home, 205 Tazewell Street, Pearisburg, VA 24134. Arrangements by McCoy Funeral Home, 150 Country Club Drive, SW, Blacksburg, VA.