Robert "Shine" Celestine, 86, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Houma, LA, passed away peacefully at 4:25 a.m. on Monday, November 19, 2018.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Residence Baptist Church, 2605 Isaac Street in Houma. Burial will follow in Celestine Garden of Memories Cemetery.
He is survived by his sons, Bruce Celestin, Dwayne Celestin (Sonya), Donnie Celestin, Corey Celestin and Ron Singleton; daughters, Rosalyn, Bianca and Keyanna Celestin; eighteen grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; brother, Phillip Celestin; sisters, Ellen George (Junius) and Bessie Davis; and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Nellie Mae Brown Celestin; daughter, Pamela Celestin; grandson, Robert Johnson; great grandson, Evan Anthony; parents, Rev. Jonathan Celestine Sr. and Mable Jordan Celestin brother, Jonathan Celestine, Jr.; paternal grandparents, Robert and Bessie Creasy Celestin; maternal grandparents, Sylvester, Sr. and Betsy Moore Jordan.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.