Mary Lee "Ma Mary" Calloway Felton, 91, a native of St. Mary Parish and a resident of Houma, passed away peacefully at 3:55 a.m. on Sunday, April 9, 2017.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Residence Baptist Church located at 2605 Isaac St. in Houma. Burial will follow in Southdown Cemetery.
She is survived by her three sons, Paten Calloway, Jr., (Lydia), Calvin Calloway and Ronald Calloway (Angela); two daughters, Oceola Pledger (Warb) and Gwendolyn Bivens (Michael); twenty-two grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; six great-great grandchildren; four brothers, Kerry and Jewroyal Poole, Raymond and Mack White; five sisters, Dorothy Bradley, Elizabeth Johnson, Charlette Harding, Clara Thurman and Grace P. Henry; daughters-in-law, Joan and Cynthia Calloway.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Paten Calloway, Sr. and Ferry Felton; three sons, Earl, Donald and Eddie Calloway; grandsons, Julius Calloway, Yusef Calloway-Pardo and Kenneth Pledger; parents, Irene Byers-White and Samuel Poole, Sr.; stepmother, Pacheana Hartman Poole; five brothers, Samuel Poole, Jr., Budd, Izell and Lymon White, Sr., and Joseph Baker; sisters, Merline Poole and Mary Roland; aunt, Grace Hartman.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.