Leroy Anthony Martin, 90 a native and resident of Galliano, La. passed away on September 12, 2019 with his loving family at his side.
Visitation will be Tuesday September 17, at Our Lady of prompt Succor Catholic Church from 9:00 a.m. until funeral services. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 12:00 p.m. with burial in the church cemetery.
Leroy is survived by his wife of 64 years Dorothy “Dot” Guidry Martin; son, Perry Martin; daughter, Lisa Martin; daughter-in-law, Tammy L. Martin; sister, Betty M. Naquin; grandchildren, Hal (Alexandra) Martin, Kaitlyn (Samuel) Chauvin, Katelyn Richard, Camille Richard and great grandchild, Trinity Edwards.
Leroy was preceded in death by his parents, Roosevelt E. and Helen Callais Martin and son, Michael Hal Martin.
Leroy served as Chief Deputy Assessor for 31 years, and was elected Parish Assessor for 16 years, President of the La. Assessor’s Association, Master of Ceremonies for various events, Notary for 40+ years, Radio disc jockey of 30 years for KTIB, Past Secretary of the Drainage District, Historical Columnist for the Houma Times and the Lafourche Gazette, an avid musician and song writer and a member of the National Guard.
Samart-Mothe entrusted with funeral arrangements.
Posted on Sat, September 14, 2019
by The Lafourche Gazette