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.