Theresia Shirley Martin

Theresia Shirley Martin

Theresia Shirley Martin, 87, of Alexandria passed away at Regency House on Thursday, January 3, 2013.

A mass of Chrisitan burial will be held on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at St. Rita's Catholic Church with Fr. Craig Scott as celebrant. Visitation will be from 9:30-10:30 am with a Rosary starting at 10:30 AM. Service will start at 11:00 am. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park under the direction of Griffin Funeral Home.

Theresia was preceded in death by her parents R.V. and Maggie Shirley, husband; Donald E. Martin, and one sister Emogene Shirley Chance.

She is survived by five children; Linda Vidrine (Ronald) of Alexandria, Cathy Deutscher (Ken) of Rio Linda, California, Margie Martin, San Diego California, Donald E. Martin Jr. (Kathy), of Lake Charles, and Michael Martin of Little Rock Arkansas. Seventeen grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

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Published in The Town Talk on Jan. 5, 2013