SAMANTHA ‘PENNY” ROY FAUST
Nov. 24, 1965 ~ Nov. 8, 2015
Funeral services celebrating the life of Samantha “Penny” Roy Faust, a loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, will be held Saturday, November 14, 2015, at St. Jules Catholic Church in Franklin during an 11 a.m. Mass of Christian burial. She will be laid to rest in the Perpetual Park Cemetery. Father Peter Emusa will be the Celebrant for the Mass and conduct the services.
A gathering of family and friends will be held Friday at Ibert’s Mortuary in Franklin from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m., with the recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7 p.m. Visitations will resume Saturday at Ibert’s at 8 a.m. and continue until 10:30 a.m.
Penny, as she was affectionately known, was a native of Franklin and a resident of Centerville for the past two years. She passed away at the age of 49 on Sunday, November 8, 2015, at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, following a brief battle with cancer.
Survivors include her two children, Ricky J. Faust and his fiancée, Michelle Bain; and Amber M. Faust; four grandchildren, Hunter J. Faust, Rayne J. Faust, Camden J. Faust and Liam M. Faust-Crappell; her father and step-mother, Sterling L. Roy and Ginger Roy; one brother, John “Punch” Roy and his wife, Jan; three sisters, Stephanie Picou and her husband, Anthony; Brandi Roy; and Danielle Roy; daughter-in-law, Sarah Faust; Companion, Claude A. Tabb; maternal grandmother, Joyce Saucier; godchildren, Kassie and Danielle Roy; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Wayne Faust; her mother, LeeAnna Saucier; maternal grandfather, Burke Saucier Sr.; paternal grandparents, Oliver and Edna Roy; uncle, Burke Saucier Jr. and his wife, Barbara; and her nephew, Lester Butaud.
Family and friends may view the obituary and express their condolences online by visiting www.iberts.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, Inc., 1007 Main Street, Franklin, LA 70538, (337) 828-5426.