Mary Melancon

November 20, 1935 - June 2, 2023

Mary Melancon, 87, of Hamshire, died Friday, June 2, 2023. She was born on November 20, 1935, in Rayne, Louisana, to John B. Lavergne and Louise Venable.

Survivors include her six children, Louise Belsey and her husband, Richard, of Hamshire; Scotty Melancon and his wife, Sue, of Winnie; Helena Dow and her husband, Troy, of Winnie; Blaine Melancon and his wife, Tammy, of Winnie; Vicky Basye and her husband, Milton, of Pasadena; Lance Melancon and his wife Maggie, of Sugarland; eight grandchildren, Chris Goodwin, Erin Hayman, Nick Dow, Chace Dow, Morgan Sossamon, Max Melancon, Alex Basye, and Laura Basye; four great-grandchildren, Gage Howard, Madaline Hayman, Everly Dow, and Rowan Sossamon; and her three siblings, Gloria Comeaux, Cynthia Comeaux, and Tony Lavergne.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clovis Melancon; and two grandchildren, Charlie Howard and Brandon Howard.

A gathering of Mrs. Melancon’s family and friends will begin at 1:00 p.m. with her funeral service to follow at 2:30 p.m., Monday, June 5, 2023, at Broussard’s, 134 West Buccaneer Drive, Winnie. Her interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Winnie.

Memorial contributions may be made to Cornerstone Church, 1100 Oak Street, Anahuac, Texas 77514.


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Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary Winnie
  • 134, Buccaneer Drive, Winnie, Texas, 77665,
  • June 5, 2023
  • 1:00 pm

Funeral Service

Broussard’s Mortuary Winnie
  • 134, Buccaneer Drive, Winnie, Texas, 77665,
  • June 5, 2023
  • 2:30 pm


Fairview Cemetery-Winnie
  • 213, Fairview Cemetary Drive, Winnie, Texas, 77665,
  • June 5, 2023

Comments (15)

    Sarah Atwood Bardwell says:

    May our Heavenly Father send his comforter to you all during this time of grief. My prayers are with you.

    Anthony Melton says:

    Lance and Family,

    I am sorry for your loss. Your mother was always kind and caring towards my family.

    You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.


    Abigail Cortez says:

    My sincere condolences to the family. Rest in peace!!

    Becky Cook says:

    I’m so sorry to hear the news of your Mom’s passing. May God grant you all peace and comfort as you remember a life well lived!

    Steve & Becky Gatewood says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.

    Becky Gatewood says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    Gail Foreman says:

    My deepest sympathy to all the family. She was a wonderful and sweet person. My prayers are with you all.
    God Bless
    Gail Foreman

    Dowell & CherylFolds says:

    May you Rest in Peace in the arms of God.

    Patty+Revia says:

    Helena and family we are so sorry for your loss. Ike and I are praying for all the family.

    Judi Boulet says:

    May you rest in peace, sweetheart

    Mazie+East says:

    I am sorry for your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. May she rest in peace!

    Nina Marceaux says:

    Angels fly high

    Laura Seaux says:

    Helena and family, I am sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. I remember her as a quiet and sweet lady. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Martha Clubb Aucoin says:

    So sorry for your loss

    Russell and Mary Simon says:

    WE send all our thoughts and prayers to all of the family. MS. Mary was a beautiful and kind lady. She is walking with the Lord and Mr. Clovis and is happy and well. May God grant each of you peace knowing she is with those that love her.

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