Former Consul General to Atlanta Vin Martin dies
DC (JIS) -- Jamaica’s former Honorary Consul to Atlanta
and prominent attorney Vin Martin, OD died Wednesday
(July 23) in Atlanta, Georgia, after a long illness.
Martin passed away at the Emory University Hospital,
just one week shy of his 71st birthday.
He was born in Jackson Town, Trelawny, on July 31,
1943. Martin was installed in the consular post in 1997
by late former Governor General, Sir Howard Cooke, and
served until he retired in April 2013.