John David Martindale was born on February 16, 1947 in Fort Worth, Texas to the late Eleanor Ruth (Crockett) Martindale and Luther Calvin Martindale. He passed away on July 8, 2023 in Fort Worth, Texas at the age of 76 years old. John was a graduate of Diamond Hill High School and served our country in the United States Marine Corps. He was also a Haltom City Fire Fighter. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his brothers, Joe Martindale, Bobby Martindale and Paul Martindale. He is survived by his wife of almost 40 years, Barbara Martindale of River Oaks, Texas; son, John David Martindale of Roanoke, Texas; son, Jory Daniel Martindale of Finland; and brother, Jimmy Martindale of Fort Worth, Texas.