, Port Arthur, Texas

August 21, 2013

Mrs. Weslyn "Mama C" Monroe

The Port Arthur News

PORT ARTHUR —    Mrs. Weslyn “Mama C” Monroe, 66, of Port Arthur, Texas, transitioned to her eternal reward on Sunday, August 18, 2013.

   “Mama C”, as she was affectionately called, born December 12, 1946 to Bessie and Wesley Jacob in Crowley, Louisiana.

   Weslyn was a faithful member of United Christian Fellowship Church, Port Neches, Texas. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Education at Southern University in 1972. Later she received a Master's degree at Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas.

   “Mama C” devoted her life to education and family; she worked as  general manager for her son Rapper and Hip Hop legend the late “Chad ‘Pimp C’ Lamont Butler.”

   She is survived by her husband of 17 years, Millard “Pops” Roher; and three grandchildren, Chad Lamont Butler Jr., Cory Butler, and Christina Butler; 2 stepdaughters; Maquette, and Adleaka Roher and 2 step grandchildren.

   Funeral Services 1:00 P.M. Friday, August 23, 2013 at Bob Bowers Civic Center located at 3401 Cultural Center Dr., Port Arthur, Texas. Public Visitation 12:00 Noon until 12:30 P.M. Alpha Kappa Alpha “Ivy Beyond The Wall” Ceremony at 12:30 P.M.. Entombment will follow at Green Lawn Memorial Park, Groves, TX.

   Final Arrangements Entrusted to Hannah Funeral Home, Inc., 3727 Lewis Drive, Port Arthur.