Shawn Martin

Shawn Martin, 48, of Church Point, Louisiana, passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2012 in Lafayette, Louisiana.


He is survived by his wife, Kerrie Delano Martin of Church Point, LA; mother, Shirley Ann Martin of DeRidder, LA; brother, Andy Martin & wife Colleen of DeRidder, LA; father-in-law, Larry & Cecilia Delano of Church Point, LA; sisters-in-law, Merila Ingram & husband Ricky of Church Point, LA, Paula Lopez & companion Paul Daigle of Opelousas, LA and Jennifer Kennerson & husband Michael of Church Point, LA; nephews, Brian Lopez & Zeb & Ramsy Kennerson and faithful companion, his lap cat Sammie Martin.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jerry Martin and his mother-in-law, Earline Delano.


Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 23, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. with a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. at Myers Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder. A memorial service will be held on Friday, February 24, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. also at the funeral home. Elder Truman Keel and Elder J.R. Haymon will officiate. Interment will follow at Cannon Cemetery in Merryville, LA.

Shawn Martin