Odette Marie Melancon Martin

Rayne - Funeral services will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Friday, June 15, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. for Odette Marie Melancon Martin, 89 who died Wednesday, June 13, 2012 in Camelot Place, Crowley, LA.

Interment will be in the St. Joseph Cemetery #2, Rayne, LA.

Surviving are one daughter, Cindy Marks and husband Curt of Mire, one son, Kermit Cormier and wife Peggy of Rayne, one daughter in law, Bernadette "Bernie" Martin of Mire, nine grandchildren, Christine Guilbeaux and husband Dale, Lacey Mouton and husband Brent, Joanne Heinen and husband Hunter, Christopher Martin, Jake Martin, Jaime Marks Mire, Wilton Marks, Jessica Marks, Ryan Martin, five great grandchildren, one sister, Theresa Hayes and husband Richard of Mire, two sisters in law, Enola Melancon of Mire, Agatha Melancon of Rayne.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilton Martin and one daughter, Carolyn Martin, one son, John Martin, parents, Charles Melancon and Ameth Alleman Melancon, two brothers, Ernest "Mule" Martin and Odell Martin.

She was born Sunday, December 10, 1922 in Bosco, LA, Daughter of the late Charles Melancon and the late Ameth Alleman.

Friends will be received at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne, LA. Thursday, June 14, 2012 from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Friday, June 15, 2012 from 7:00 a.m. until 8:30 a.m..

Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at www.gossenfuneralhome.net.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne, LA, (337) 334-3141.

Gossen Funeral Home, Inc.

Acadia Parish Today

Crowley Post-Signal
P.O. Box 1589, Crowley, LA 70527
Phone: 337-783-3450
Fax: 337-788-0949

Rayne-Acadian Tribune
P.O. Box 260, Rayne, LA 70578
Phone: 337-334-3186
Fax: 337-334-8474

Church Point News
315 N. Main St., Church Point, LA 70525
Phone: 337-684-5711
Fax: 337-684-5793

Follow Us