WUSY's Benjamin 'Bearman' Martin Passes
October 17, 2014 at 7:03 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS sends condolences to the family and friends of CLEAR CHANNEL Country WUSY (US-101)/CHATTANOOGA morning co-host BENJAMIN "BEARMAN" MARTIN, who passed away YESTERDAY (10/16) from complications after a lengthy battle with liver disease. He was 61.
"BEARMAN" had been in radio for 37 years, with 25 of those spent at WUSY. The "BEARMAN AND KEN" morning show has racked up multiple ACM and CMA nominations, and won COUNTRY RADIO BROADCASTERS "Small Market Personality of the Year" in 2010.
Services will take place at HERITAGE FUNERAL HOME, 3239 Battlefield Pkwy, FORT OGLETHORPE, GA. The viewing will be TOMORROW (10/18) from 12p-8p (ET), and the funeral will be held on SUNDAY (10/19) at 2p (ET).