Elva R. McMahon

Elva R. McMahon 81 passed from this life on Monday, March 22, 2010 at Beauregard Memorial Hospital in DeRidder, LA. Visitation will be Monday, March 22, 2010 from 5:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. at Pentecostal Gospel Lighthouse in DeRidder, LA.  Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 10:00 A.M. at Pentecostal Gospel Lighthouse in DeRidder, LA with Rev. Ed Tilley and Rev. Jessie McMahon officiating.  Interment will be at Simmons Cemetery in Mittie, LA.

She is survived by Sons: Shelby and wife Terri Simmons of Dry Creek, LA, Darrell Simmons of Mittie, LA and Curt and wife Ruthie Simmons of DeRidder, LA; Daughters: Kayla S. McMahon of Humble, TX and Marilyn S. and husband John Dobson of DeRidder, LA; Brothers: Ercel "Cook" Fontenot of Kinder, LA and Phil Fontenot of Kinder, LA; Sisters: Gladys Fontenot of Kinder, LA, Annette Fontenot of Kinder, LA, Wilona Henry of Lake Charles, LA, Nadine Coward of Kinder, LA and Sharon Ryes of Kinder, LA; Fifteen grandchildren and twenty great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by First husband: Shelton Simmons; Parents: Milton and Lena Fontenot; Sister: Iona "Sis" Buller; Second husband: Rev. W.L. McMahon; Brother: Alveno "Mano" Fontenot.