A loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, she passed away at 4:58 a.m. Monday, June 3, 2013, at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center.
She was 61, a cashier at River Queen, resident of Port Allen and native of Plaquemine. Visiting was at Wilbert Funeral Home, Port Allen, on Tuesday, June 4, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Wednesday, June 5, from 9 a.m. until religious service at 10 a.m., conducted by the Rev. Jimmy Womack. Interment in Erwinville Baptist Church Cemetery. Survived by her husband of 37 years, Jimmy King Sr.; four daughters, Robin Revero, Sandy Giep and husband Mark, Penny King and Shondell Ardoin; two sons, Jimmy King Jr. and Troy King; four sisters, Violet Teekel, Audrey Stoute, Lois David and Margaret Moore; two brothers, Sidney Persilver and Henry Budd; 11 grandchildren, Angel Junker, Travis James King, Lil' Mark Giep Jr., Christopher Giep, Jennie Dupont, Austin Collins, Brandon King, Megan Blankinburg, Breanna Rayborn, Trey Ardoin and Harley King; six great-grandchildren, Kaylin, Carson, Jay, Preslie, Eli and Eden; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her father, Eugene Persilver Sr.; mother, Cora Belle Brown Budd; sister, Hilda Weber; brothers, Eugene Jr., Harvey and Charles Persilver; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Hazel and Wallace King. Pallbearers will be Travis and Jimmy Jr. King, Lil' Mark and Christopher Giep, Nickey Stoute and Austin Collins. Honorary pallbearers are Henry Budd and Sidney Persilver. She was an honorary member of St. Jude. We love you and are going to miss you Lil' Mama, rest in peace. Please share sympathies, condolences and memories online at www.wilbertservices.com.