Ethel Robinson, age 83, a native and resident of Franklin, died at 9:20 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church in Houma, and from 9 a.m. until funeral time Saturday at Lighthouse Missionary Baptist church in Franklin. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, with burial in St. Jules Baptist Cemetery.
She is survived by her sons, Elijah Jr., Everette, Donald, Ronald, Glen, John Paul, Carl and Lionel Robinson; daughters, Truminnie Wiggins, Glenda Alexander, Connie Robinson, Ruby Robinson, Shawna Jones and Lillian Gant; 44 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Josephine Lewis Provost; husband, Elijah Robinson Sr.; brothers, Walter, Edward, Joseph and Harry Provost; sisters, ReAlice Provost and Vivian Durr; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Jones Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Jones Funeral Home, Inc.-Houma, LA - Houma
6775 West Park Ave. Houma, LA 70364
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from Sept. 11 to Sept. 12, 2013