Funeral services for Eduardo Sanchez Martinez Jr., 28, of Midlothian will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, at Cooper-Sorrells Chapel in Bonham. Interment will follow in Sandy Cemetery.

Mr. Martinez passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, in Bonham, Texas. He was born Oct. 30, 1978, in Waxahachie, Texas, the son of Eduardo Sanchez Martinez Sr. and Darla VanHooser Blasingame. Mr. Martinez was married to Jennifer Pledger on April 2, 1999, in Ivanhoe, Texas. He was a forklift operator for Cardinal Glass.

He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Martinez of Midlothian; children, Dyllon Martinez, Dakota Martinez and Jude Martinez, all of the home; father, Eduardo Sanchez Martinez Sr. of Midlothian; mother, Darla Blasingame of Ivanhoe; sisters, Misty Smith of Mountain View, Ark., and Jessica Martinez of Waxahachie; brother, Larry Alvarado of Waxahachie; maternal grandmother, Darlene Bateman of Ivanhoe, and paternal grandparents, Joe Martinez of Dallas and Aurora Sanchez of Waxahachie. His maternal grandfather, Harley VanHooser, preceded him in death.

The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home in Bonham. Donations can be made in care of Eduardo Sanchez Martinez Jr. to Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home.