Funeral services for Martha Robicheaux Olivier will be held Saturday, April 24, 2021, at the Church of the Assumption in Franklin during a 1:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in the Franklin Cemetery. Father Joel Faulk will be the Celebrant for the Mass and conduct the services.
A gathering of family and friends will be held Saturday at the church beginning at 11:00 a.m. with the Holy Rosary being prayed at 12:00 noon.
Ms. Olivier was born in Franklin on September 11, 1927 and passed away at the age of 93 on April 21, 2021, at Franklin Foundation Hospital. She was the youngest of five siblings and was a lifelong resident of Franklin.
Those left to cherish her memory include her three sons, Edward A. Olivier III, Lorrie Olivier and his wife Carmen, and Brant Olivier and his wife Marjorie; ten grandchildren, Cherie Beasley, Aimee Olivier, Courtney Olivier, Monique Olivier, Carly Landero, Jennifer Keel, Jason Olivier, Mark Olivier, Jennifer McKowen Webb, and Kim McKowen Webb; 16 great grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Edward A. Olivier Jr., her second husband, Denny Gentry; two brothers, Willie John Robicheaux and Morris Baldwin Robicheaux; and two sisters, Nolia M. Robicheaux and Hazel Theresa Robicheaux Hines.
Serving as pallbearers will be Jason Olivier, Mark Olivier, Zac Beasley, Rowan Beasley, Roger Clements, Brad Dugas, Van Robichaux, and Mikael Fletcher.
Family and friends may view the obituary online by visiting www.iberts.com and are encouraged to share their condolences, cherished memories, love, and support for the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, Inc., 1007 Main Street, Franklin, LA 70538, (337) 828-5426.