Mattoon, IL. Marvin's life paralled that of his brothers often. He served in the US Marines, as did brother, Earl. For a time he was a policeman, as were brothers, Joe and Harold, before becoming a Coles Co Deputy. One of his wives was a sister to Joe's wife.
Cameron, MO, where he worked for Southwestern Bell Telephone Co for 22 yrs.
Following his death his sons moved to Illinois, James living with his Uncle Harold, JR going to college.
His death was sudden, the result of a heart attack, just like his father.