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Shirley "Maw Maw" Lopez Savoy

November 21, 1929 — February 15, 2023

Shirley “Maw Maw” Lopez Savoy, age 93, passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2023. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Eddie Savoy for 54 years. Mother of Wayne Anthony Savoy, Sr. (Denise) and Janet Savoy Cooper. Daughter of the late Wilfred and Lelia Hebert Lopez. Sister of the late Raymond, Roy and Cleveland Lopez. Grandmother of Wayne Savoy, Jr. (Jackie), Patrick Savoy (Jill), Scott Cooper (Jennifer), , Bryan Savoy (Tammy), Bradley Savoy (Lori), Jennifer Wales (Lyle), Elizabeth Savoy and Erin Songy (Phil). Great grandmother of Brandon Savoy, Nicholas Burgo, Nathan Songy, Alexander Savoy, Kamryn Burgo, Leah Savoy, Jacob Church, Lauren Songy, Ryan Cooper, Ava Church, Andrew Savoy, Emma Cooper, Khloe Trippe, Caleb Cox, Kelsey Cox and Knoelle Trippe. Also survived by nieces, nephews and other relatives. She was a devoted parishioner of St. Rosalie Catholic Church. She was an animal lover and rescued many dogs, cats and birds. She loved her family and enjoyed cooking delicious meals every Sunday. She had a heart of gold and will be missed by all who knew her. She was a native of Harvey, LA, grew up on the Eureka Plantation in Bayou Goula, LA and was a resident of Marrero, LA. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass in the chapel of Mothe Funeral Home, 7040 Lapalco Blvd., Marrero, LA on Monday, February 20, 2023 at 1:30pm. Visitation will be held on Monday from 11:30am until 1:30pm. Interment, Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery. The family would like to thank the staff of Hospice Compassus, especially Gayle Polite, Angel Hill and Sarah for their loving care over the past year. Family and friends may view and sign the online guest book at .
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