Stacey Lee Martin, 56, of Lubbock passed away Sunday, February 27, 2022. He was born on September 5, 1965, in Lovington, New Mexico to Jon and Alicia Martin. Stacey graduated from Lovington High School in 1983. He married Janet Harris on July 6, 1991. Stacey spent his life in the service of education. He began his teaching career in Cotton Center, Texas, where he taught from 1990 - 1992 before coming to Alderson Junior High in Lubbock from 1992-1999. He began his administrative career as an assistant principal at Dunbar Junior High in 1999 and remained there until transferring as an assistant principal to Monterey High School from 2003-2010. He transitioned to Mackenzie Middle School as an assistant principal in 2010-2022.
He was an avid golfer and devoted Chicago Cubs fan. Stacey was a beloved son, brother, husband, father, uncle, and WooWoo. Above all, he was a faithful believer in Jesus Christ.
Stacey is survived by his wife, Janet Martin; daughter, Makenzie Neal (Tighe); granddaughter, Addison Clark; mother, Alicia Martin of Hobbs, New Mexico; brother, Andy Martin; and sister, Kristin Martin of Hobbs, New Mexico. He was preceded in death by two sons, Oliver Jake Martin and Will Martin and his father Jon Martin.
A visitation will be held from 6:00 to 7:30 pm., Friday, March 4, 2022, at Hillside Christian Church, 6202 Milwaukee Ave., Lubbock, Texas. A celebration of life service will be held at 10:18, Saturday, March 5, 2022, at Hillside Christian Church.
Memorials can be made to the Stacey Martin Scholarship fund for graduating Seniors at the Community Foundation of West Texas: 6102 82nd Street 8b, Lubbock, Texas 79424 or online: https://cfwtx.salsalabs.org/staceymartinscholarship/index.html