Marvin Compton
Marvin Compton
  • April 11, 1945 - July 26, 2017
  • Berwick, Louisiana

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Marvin Compton, 72, a native of Cleveland, MS and a resident of Berwick for the past 30 years passed away on Wednesday, July 26 at the Thibodaux Regional Medical Center after suffering a short bout of cancer.

Marvin worked as a Purchasing Supervisor for Mobil Oil until 1990, then began working and evangelizing his faith and love for his Lord and Savior. Marvin was a friend to everyone he met, was one who never met a stranger and always helped someone in need.

Marvin is survived by his wife of 32 years, Jovita; two sons, Marty of Flora, MS, Cameron Dennis and JeanAnn of Brandon, MS; and his daughter, Cassandra and Ronnie Bracken of Atlanta, GA. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Cameron Andy, Mianna Juilette, and Mina Jolie; a sister, Sue Tilley of Ethelsville, AL and special aunts, Margaret Huey of Ecru, MS and Betty Hollingsworth of Cleveland, MS.

Marvin is preceded in death by his parents, William and Virdia Compton and brother, David Compton.

The family requests that visitation be observed on Friday, July 28, 2017 from 6pm to 9pm at Hargrave Funeral Home and again on Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 8am until time of services at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with a rosary being prayed at 9am.
A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 10am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Marvin being laid to rest in the Morgan City Mausoleum following services. Military honors will be rendered by The East St. Mary Parish Funeral Squad.

Arrangements under the direction of Hargrave Funeral Home, Morgan City, LA.