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David Brodrick

David M. Brodrick, age 82, of Martin, died Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at Baptist Hospital East, Memphis. Funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Martin Church of Christ with Murphy Funeral Home of Martin in charge of the arrangements. Burial followed at East Side Cemetery in Martin. Brodrick graduated from Berea College and received his masters from the University of Tennessee at Martin, was retired from UTM Food Services and was a member of Martin Church of Christ. He is survived by his wife, Doris Rochelle Brodrick of Martin; a daughter, Deanne (Ricky) Saltzman of Madison, Mississippi; a son, David Mead Brodrick Jr. of Martin; three grandchildren, Ryker Lackey, David Maddox Saltzman, and Stone Saltzman; a sister, Joanne Brodrick of Sewell, New Jersey; and four brothers, Lynn (Nellie) Brodrick of Johnson City, Ron (Evelyn) Brodrick of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, Alex (Mary) Brodrick of Novi, Michigan, and Joel Brodrick of Watkinsville, Georgia. Brodrick was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Franklin Brodrick Jr. and Josephine Kerr Brodrick. Online tributes may be left at