December 19, 1921 – July 10, 2018
Anna M. Himel Hebert, a native of Donner and a longtime resident of Franklin, passed away at the age of 96 in the evening hours of Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at Iberia Medical Center.
Anna was a longtime member of the Golden Age Club, of which she was a past queen, and the Catholic Daughters Court Assumption. In her earlier years she enjoyed traveling with family and friends and loved to go dancing and play bingo. She was an avid gardener who loved working in her yard. She also loved to cook and was well-known for her cracker pudding, lemon pies, and white beans. One of her many passions in life was her love of family history which she enjoyed passing on to anyone that would lend an ear.
Those she leaves behind to cherish her memory include her son, Clark Hebert and his wife Ann of Mandeville; her daughters, Loretta Cline and her husband Gerald “David” of Dothan, AL, Carolyn Cline of Franklin, and Allyson Turner and her husband Joey of Youngsville; her sister, Linda Ashley and her husband Carol Jr.; 11 grandchildren; Gwen Richard, Glenn Hebert, Ryan Hebert, Emily Logan, Steven Cline, Lana Cline, Andrew Cline, Joseph Cline, Charlotte Stroud, Matthew Stroud, and Kylie Turner; 12 great grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, family members, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Olden Joseph “Picket” Hebert; her son, Larry Hebert; one grandson, Christopher Cline; one great granddaughter, Madilynn Noel Stroud; her parents, Clarence Himel and Edna Leboeuf Himel; and one sister, Marie “Mary” Borel.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 12, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Jules Catholic Church in Franklin, with a gathering of family and friends beginning at 9:00 a.m. Following she will be laid to rest in Perpetual Park Cemetery. Father Peter Emusa will conduct the services. Serving as pallbearers will be Clark Hebert, Joey Turner, Glenn Hebert, Andrew Cline, Matthew Stroud, and Nicholas Cline.
The family would like to express their deepest appreciation to their sister, Carolyn, for all that she did for their mother, as well as to her granddaughter Lana Cline and her sitter Gail Andrus.
Family and friends may view the obituary and express condolences by visiting www.iberts.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, Inc., 1007 Main Street, Franklin, LA 70538, (337) 828-5426.