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Alfrances Martin

Alfrances Martin

Alfrances “Dada” Pitre Martin, a native of Golden Meadow and resident of Galliano passed away on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, at the age of 80.

Visitation will be held on Friday, October 17, from 9:00 a.m. until 12 noon at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Golden Meadow. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12 noon at the church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

She is survived by her loving husband of 65 years, Lincoln Martin Sr.; children, Lincoln J. Martin Jr. (Evelyn), Cornel Martin Sr. (Cynthia), Debra Martin (companion Billy Plaisance) and Hope Adams (Michael); sister, Norma Pitre Lafont; 7 grandchildren, Tiffany Hymel, Ross Martin, Samantha Martin, Revee Dufrene, Cornel Martin Jr., Graham Martin and Duncan Martin; 5 great grandchildren, Kerington, Kaylee Colston, Stella and baby Dufrene and sister in law, Lucille Gillenwater.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Pitre, Sr. and Mercess Felarise Pitre, brothers, Leedwood Pitre, Roland Pitre, Sr. and Thomas Pitre, Jr. and sister, Amay Pitre St. Pierre.

Mrs. Martin was a member of the Ladies of LaSalette and the KC Auxiliary. She was also a Eucharistic Minister at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church.

Falgout Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.