March 4, 1950 – March 31, 2021
Rebecca Ann Bennett Martien passed away on March 31, 2021. She was 71.
Becky was born on March 4, 1950 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to parents Donald Bennett and Doris Fabre Bennett. She graduated in 1968 from Redemptorist High School in Baton Rouge, LA and from University of Southwestern Louisiana in 1972 with a degree in elementary education.
Becky began her teaching career in DeKalb County, GA and concluded it at St. Louis King of France Catholic School in Baton Rouge, LA. She taught third grade and Special Education.
Becky married Robert Martien on June 3, 1972. They had two daughters, Danielle and Andrea and one son, Nicholas. Becky and Bob were married for 48 years and lived in Atlanta, GA, Baton Rouge, LA, and Friendswood, TX.
Becky enjoyed traveling and spending time with family and friends. She loved the mountains, camping and fishing, bowling and being adventurous. Some of her favorite trips were to Europe and to Colorado.
Becky is survived by her husband, Robert Martien of Friendswood, TX; daughter, Danielle Marshall of Boulder, CO; daughter, Andrea Martien of Friendswood, TX; son, Nicholas Martien of Houston, TX; granddaughter, Zoey Tong of Friendswood; grandson, Cooper Marshall of Boulder, CO; grandson Alex Martien of Friendswood, TX; mother, Doris Bennett; brother, Kenneth Bennett; sisters, Cynthia Atwood and Marilyn Warren all of Baton Rouge, LA, along with many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Donald Bennett.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, April 17, 2021 at Jeter Memorial Funeral Home, 311 N. Friendswood Dr., Friendswood, TX 77546. All friends and family are welcome to attend. The family requests that masks be worn.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Houston Food at www.houstonfoodbank.org.
Condolences may be sent to the Martien family in care of Jeter Memorial Funeral Home at www.jeterfuneralhome.com.