Joseph Norman Roy

Joseph Norman Roy

Joseph Norman Roy

The family and friends of Joseph Norman Roy are mourning the loss of their loved one who was called from this life and entered into Heaven on September 7, 2013, at the age of 74.

Funeral services will be held to honor Joseph’s life at Matthews and Son Funeral Home in Jennings at 10 a.m. Monday, September 9, 2013, with Deacon Mike Tramel officiating.

Joseph will be laid to eternal rest in Andrus Cove Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 2:30-9 p.m. today, Sunday, September 8, with a rosary to be recited at 6 p.m. Visitation will resume at 8 a.m. Monday until the time of services.

Joseph Norman was born in Lake Arthur to the late Frank Roy and the late Verna Miller Roy on November 29, 1938. He was a retired tug boat captain. Joseph was an outdoorsman. He enjoyed fishing, shrimping, woodworking and cooking. He also enjoyed spending time with the ones he loved. Joseph is survived by his son, Joseph Roy (Nicole) of Welsh; three daughters, Lela Kershaw (Kodey) of Lake Arthur, Maxine Wilkinson (Jay) of Sulphur, and Belinda Roy of Texas; his two sisters, Dorothy “Katan” Broussard (Nolan) of Lake Arthur and Janelle Touchet (Daniel) of Jennings; his eight grandchildren, Jackson Roy, Hunter Guidry, Zack and Zeke Kershaw, Robert Duhon (Aimee), Eve Fisher and Brook Farmer; and his great-granddaughter, Anna Belle Fisher, as well as another on the way.

Joseph now rests in Heaven with his beloved parents, Frank and Verna Roy; and his wife, Anna Guillory Roy.

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