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Anna Rose Martin, Age 87, a native & resident of Welsh was entrusted to God's loving care on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 in Jennings.
Those left to cherish her memory are her son, Robert Earl "Bobby" Martin, Jr. & wife Lori of Welsh; daughter, Barbara Martin Broussard, New Iberia, and daughter-in-law, Wanette Marcantel Martin, Jennings. Anna is also survived by 6 precious grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will commence at Hixson Funeral Home in Welsh on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. with scripture reading at 5:30 p.m. by Deacon Wayne Chapman. The Rosary Recital will follow at 6:00 p.m. The visitation will continue at the funeral home on Thursday, May 12, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. procession time. The Mass of Christian burial will be at Our Lady of Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Welsh at 11:30 a.m. with
Father Alan Trouille as Celebrant. The Committal will follow at the church cemetery.
Anna was a devoted homemaker. She loved and lived life to the fullest, Always wanting to be surrounded by the love and laughter of her children and grandchildren. Anna was a great cook having raised many of the vegetables she cooked in her own garden. She also raised chickens and quail. She enjoyed canning jellies, jams, vegetables, and pickling eggs. Anna could sew anything. Anna lived her life helping others especially anyone in need. She truly fulfilled the holy scripture wherein it says.."She is far more precious than jewels".
She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-eight years: Robert Earl Martin, Sr., son; Lawrence Ray Martin; parents, Isaac Trahan and Odell Mallett Trahan; Son-In-Law, E.J. Broussard. She is also preceded in death by 10 siblings. Words of comfort may be expressed at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com.