Kearney Sholar Babin, age 99, a resident of Baton Rouge, LA passed away on December 3, 2017.
Kearney attended Seventh Ward School. She later married Francis Jarn Babin on July 20, 1935. She was self-employed as a custom seamstress and home décor.
She is survived by her children, Mary Teresa James, C.R. Babin, and Carolyn Ann Ivy; 7 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; 8 great great-grandchildren; and 1 great great great-grandchild.
Kearney is preceded in death by her husband, Francis Jarn Babin; her parents, Abner Levi Sholar and Allie Elmire Broussard; two sisters and 2 brothers.
Visitation will be held at Resthaven Funeral Home, 11817 Jefferson Hwy. Baton Rouge, LA on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Visitation will resume on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at St. George Catholic Church, 7808 St. George Dr. Baton Rouge, LA from 10:00 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am. Burial will immediately follow at St. George Cemetery.
The family would like extend their gratitude to St. Joseph’s Hospice and Nicole Johnson with Home Instead Senior Care.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.resthavenbatonrouge.com.
A wonderful lady. We will always recall the kindness to our son Johnny, when Mary Teresa taught him at Valley Park School. Thank you for all your help. God bless all the family. Hazel & Arthur Babin
Arthur, Hazel BabinGreenwell Springs, LA