Obituary of Boxcar Willie

[ edit ]

Boxcar Willie

Lecil Travis Martin aka Boxcar Willie (born September 1, 1931 in Ovilla, Texas) was a singer-songwriter and musician who was best known for singing “old-time hobo” style music. He appeared on stage in character, complete with overalls, and a floppy hat. Lecil died on April 12, 1999 and his death was because of leukemia. He died quite soon at age 67.

Please help us remember the life of Boxcar Willie by contributing to his obituary, his family tree, funeral, burial, his birth, family, career and death in the sections below.

[ edit ]

Boxcar Willie Biography Wiki:

    • Net Worth: $5 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Newman's Own Dressing
    • Favorite Color: Lime (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Lecil's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Lecil Travis Martin
    • Father: Birdie Brown
    • Mother: Edna Martin
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Lloene Johnson Martin (married?-1999, his death)

Death Notice:

  • Date: April 12 1999 at age 67
  • Place: Branson, Missouri, United States
  • Cause of Death: Leukemia
  • Interment: Buried at Ozarks Memorial Park in Branson, Missouri

Category Tags:

Singer-SongwriterMusician Country Music Genre American Born on September 1st Born in 1931 Born in Texas Died in 1999 Died at age 67 Died from Leukemia

Quotable Quotes:

Is Mr. Lecil Martin still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has passed away.

Recent Deaths:

Norman Lear
Died December 5th, 2023 in Los Angeles, United States
Sandra Day O'Connor
Died December 1st, 2023 in Phoenix, United States
Brigit Forsyth
Died December 1st, 2023 in Shropshire, England
Henry Kissinger
Died November 29th, 2023 in Kent, United States
Frances Sternhagen
Died November 27th, 2023 in New Rochelle, United States

More Celebrity Bios:

Tevin Campbell
Born: November 12th 1976 in Waxahachie, United States
Petula Clark
Born: November 15th 1932 in Epsom, England
Scott Weiland
Born: October 27th 1967 in San Jose, United States
Robbie Williams
Born: February 13th 1974 in Stoke-on-Trent, England
Olivia Newton-John 1988b
Olivia Newton-John
Born: September 26th 1948 in Cambridge, England

Related Links:

Boxcar Willie on

Community Comments:

Be the first to comment on Lecil's obituary.

Celebrity Obit Rating: 4 Stars
Wiki Page Updated: 2023-04-21 10:00:55
Author: Andrew
Confirmation: Boxcar Willie on Wikipedia

Search Obits:

Let's Be Social:

Trending Topics:

Contact Us  Terms of Use  Privacy Policy