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John A. Martin – Student

John A. Martin, 21, passed away this week. Martin was a senior majoring in forest resource management from Easley, South Carolina. He also worked for the student radio station at WSBF during his time at Clemson.

“John was a valuable member of the Clemson Family, and we are deeply saddened by his passing,” said Chris Miller, interim vice president for Student Affairs and dean of students. “Our hearts go out to his family and friends during this difficult time.”

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is providing grief counseling to students. Any student who wants to speak to a counselor should contact CAPS at 864-656-2451. A walk-in clinic is open in Redfern Health Center from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The Clemson University Employee Assistance (EAP) program is available to employees seeking additional resources during this time. For more information and assistance, please call (866) 327-2400 or visit

The service will be held under the direction of Robinson Funeral Home in Powdersville. Access John A. Martin’s obituary for details.

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