Anastacio Bentancourt Martinez, age 63, of Kinston, NC, passed away at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC on Tuesday, June 23, 2020.
His job knew him as a Painter, for Creech's Painting, to his friends, acquaintances and colleagues he was just "Cornbread" but to anyone who loved and cherished him he was simply "Papa."
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Sandra Martinez of Jones County along with daughter Shannon "Sissy" Martinez and T.J Jones, daughter and son-in-law Nikki and Earl Barrow Jr. Grandchildren, Jony Moore, Alyssa Tacinelli, Kaidon Barrow, Samantha Brandy & Cameron Reece and Shykera Barrow. Two great grand children Ayden and Gio all of Kinston.
He also leaves behind two very special nephews Frankie and Antonio Santes of Jones County. An older brother, Felipe Martinez of Kentucky.
He was preceeded in death by younger brother Jesus "Jesse" Betancourt of Rose Hill.
An intimate memorial service will be held by family Saturday June 26th at 4:00pm until at the residence of Mr. Martinez. In lieu of flowers, donations and directions please contact family for further details.