Rita Collins Babin, 83, a native and a resident of Chauvin, died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012.
Visitation will be from 8:30 a.m. until funeral time Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Chauvin. Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the church, with burial in the church cemetery.
She is survived by her children, Bert Babin and wife, Lydia, Cheryl Theriot and Roxanne Breaux and husband, Rocky;
two brothers, Willard Collins and wife, Pricilla, and Roy Collins and wife, Marie; and one daughter-in-law, Anita Theriot.
nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilbert "Johnny" Babin; her parents, Conley and Valley Authement Collins; one son, Ricky Babin; four brothers, Loney, Iris, Bruce and Louis Collins; two sisters, Ouida Pete and Ruth Authement; and one son-in-law, Alvin Theriot.
She was a parishioner of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Chauvin.
Samart Funeral Home in Houma is in charge of Arrangements.
Samart Funeral Home
635 Bayou Blue Road Houma, LA 70364
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from Dec. 4 to Dec. 5, 2012