Jennie Fontaine

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Graveside services for Jennie Marjorine “Margie” Fontaine, 84, of Silsbee were at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday,August 5, 2014 at R.S. Farmer Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Farmer Funeral Home. Mrs. Fontaine passed away August 2, 2014 in the comfort of her home. Margie was a native of Gary, Texas and a long time resident of Silsbee. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. She was a homemaker who loved her family and friends. She enjoyed cooking, sewing and gardening as well as hunting and fishing. She is preceded in death by her husband of almost 60 years W. A. “Bill” Fontaine, Sr.; parentsWilber andWillie Wooten and sister Lois Cook. Survivors include sons, William Arthur “Billy” Fontaine, Jr. and wife Rachel of Katy, Jerald Wayne Fontaine and wife Celia of Silsbee and David Lynn Fontaine and wife Margret of Hemphill; daughter, Cynthia Diane Slaughter and husband Randy of Beaumont; grandchildren, Trey Fontaine and wife Michelle, Tim Fontaine, Jenny Fontaine, Jason Fontaine and wife Rennie, Allen Fontaine and wife Crystal and Kayla Ainsworth and husband Ben; great-grandchildren, Kinsley, Greg, Will, Avery and Zaylie; and nephews, Robert Cook and wife Monica of Houston and Pat Cook and wife Janet of Lakeview. Following the service there was a gathering of family and friends at the Fontaine home at 8445 Friendship Road in Silsbee.

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