Marjorie Ruth "Penny" Broussard

August 26, 1928, February 05, 2019

Marjorie Broussard

Marjorie Ruth “Penny” Broussard, 90, of LaBelle, died Tuesday, February 5, 2019, at Bonne Vie Skilled Nursing, Port Arthur. She was born August 26, 1928, in Nederland, to Lillie Harrington Easley and Admiral Dewy Easley.

Penny was the first telephone switchboard operator in Nederland and also worked as a cashier at several grocery stores in the area. She was president for one year in Order No. 3195 of the Knights of Columbus, KCettes.

Survivors include her daughter, Cynthia Broussard Champagne and her husband, Steve; son, Ricky Broussard, all of LaBelle; grandchildren, Stephanie, Jason, Samantha, Nicki, Tabatha, and Sarah; and eleven great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Roy Charles Broussard; sons, David and Michael Broussard; and daughter, Lisa Broussard.

A gathering of Mrs. Broussard’s family and friends will be 12:00 p.m., with a Rosary recited at 1:00 p.m., followed by her funeral service at 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 8, 2019, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Her interment will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Groves.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Therese, the Little Flower of Jesus Catholic Church, 6412 Garnet Avenue, Port Arthur, Texas 77640.


Gathering of Family and Friends
Broussard's Mortuary - Nederland
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Friday, February 08, 2019
12:00 p.m.
Broussard's Mortuary - Nederland
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Friday, February 08, 2019
1:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
Broussard's Mortuary - Nederland
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Friday, February 08, 2019
2:00 p.m.
Greenlawn Memorial Park - Groves
3900 Twin City Hwy Groves, TX 77619

Comments (7)

  • Wilda Fontenot

    09 February 2019 at 23:24 | #

    Our sincere sympathy and love to Cindy and family. She and your Dad will be forever in our hearts.


  • RH

    08 February 2019 at 17:50 | #

    Accept our condolence to the Family. Sorry for your loss. May God comfort and soothe you during this most difficult time. Psalm 94:19


  • Troy Thibodeaux

    08 February 2019 at 14:14 | #

    Cindy , I’m so sorry for your loss May your mom rest in peace bless her heartWe have another angel looking over us


  • Dianna Sonnier Wright

    08 February 2019 at 01:42 | #

    Cindy my condolences to you and your family on the loss of your mother. May God bless each one of you.. Our prayers are with you..


  • Ann Bernard

    07 February 2019 at 22:59 | #

    I have fond memories of Aunt Penny. She was always so kind to me, always made me feel welcome. Prayers for Cindy, Steve, and Ricky; and everyone who will feel the loss of such a lovely person.


  • Brenda Latta

    07 February 2019 at 21:25 | #

    My thoughts and prayers are with your family. May you all find comfort and peace at this time. She was a very special lady to me and will be missed. Love Y’all


  • Beverly (Broussard) May

    07 February 2019 at 20:19 | #

    Farewell for now, Dear Aunt Penny, and thank you for allowing me to minister to you for the past several months. I will miss your physical presence, but your spirit remains forever in my heart. ❤️❤️❤️


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