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For Immediate Release


Austin, Texas, April 16, 2018 –The International Order of the Golden Rule (OGR), the world’s leading professional association dedicated to making independent funeral homes exceptional, installed Adam Miles Martin, Martin Funeral, Cremation and Tribute Services in Mt. Morris, MI as its 2018-2019 president during the OGR 2018 Annual Conference and Solution Center in Savannah, GA on April 6.

When asked for his vision for OGR, Adam said, "We need to continue working diligently to bring exceptional resources to our members that add value to their OGR membership and value to their funeral homes for the families and communities they serve.  This will ensure that these resources will continue to position OGR as a leader in the funeral industry."

Adam was educated locally at St. Mary's Elementary School in Mt. Morris and Luke M. Powers Catholic High School in Flint. Upon graduating from high school he studied management at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas. When he returned to Michigan, Adam attended Mott Community College in Flint and would go on to study Mortuary Science at Wayne State University in Detroit, graduating in the fall of 2003 and receiving his License to Practice Mortuary Science shortly thereafter.

Currently, Adam serves his community in many capacities. Locally, he is a member of the Grand Blanc Rotary Club, the Grand Blanc Kiwanis, the Oaks at Woodfield of Grand Blanc Advisory Board, the chairperson of the Kiwanis/City of Mt. Morris Memorial Day Parade, the Knights of Columbus, the chairperson of the Bean Festival Parade in Fairgrove and is an active member of St. Mary Catholic Church of Mt. Morris.

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