Martha Louviere

Martha Cooke Louviere, 82, a native of Thibodaux, and resident of Houma, passed away on August 23, 2019 surrounded by her family.

A visitation will be held in her honor on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at St. Bernadette from 9:00 AM until funeral time. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11:00AM at the church. Interment will take place in St. Francis #2 Cemetery.

She was born, January 7, 1937 and married Herbert "Joker" Louviere Jr. on January 21, 1956.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years Joker. Her children, Dawn (Donald) Austin, David (JoEllen) Louviere, Carol Giroir, Ray (Glenda) Louviere and Mary (Brent) English; 10 grandchildren, Greg(Mandi), Steven(Kara), Ryan(Erica), Michael (Michelle), Malia(Christopher), Hannah(Brandon), Sarah(Michael), Samantha(Donavon), Joseph, Timothy, 19 great-grandchildren, Camryn, Cooper, Colten, Gage, Mia, Tyler, Adylen, Allie, Tanner, Eva-Catherine, Georgia, Lincoln, Teddy, Mary-Martha, Hunter, Handon, Brenner, Mason, Matthew; brothers, Mike Cooke and George Cooke; sister, Eileen Davis.

Preceded in death, by her parents, Paul T. and Hazel Hebert Cooke; son-in-law, Patrick Giroir; in-laws, Herbert Sr. and Bernice Hebert Louviere.

A loving wife, mother, grandmother, and homemaker, Martha was a remarkable cook and enjoyed preparing meals for her family, especially over holidays.

She loved reading any chance she could get. She was also an avid Jeopardy and Wheel of Fortune watcher.

Her grandchildren and her great-grandchildren were the apple of her eye. She loved to visit with them and talked of them often.

She was a longtime parishioner of St. Bernadette Church.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her honor to your favorite charity.

Samart Funeral Home of Houma, West Park is in charge of arrangements.