Kristen Marie Rome

Published 7:47 am Wednesday, November 1, 2023

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In loving memory of Kristen Marie Rome, a beloved mother, daughter, and “Shew-Shew.” Kristen passed away unexpectedly at the age of 35. Now soaring high and no longer in pain and suffering. She is Forever loved by so many and will be greatly missed.

Kristen Marie Rome was born in Bogalusa, La. to Francis J. Rome III and April Dawn McDonald Rome on August 29, 1988.

Kristen is preceded in death by her father, Francis J. Rome III; her brother, Anthony Micheal Rome; her paternal grandparents, Francis J. Rome II and Irene Alligood; her Paw, Danny Garner.

Kristen is survived by her daughter, October Dawn Rome; her stepdaughter, Chloe Lynn Marie Freeman; close nephew, Anthony Domonick Rome; mother, and stepfather, April Dawn Rome and Kris Short; brother, Christopher “CJ” Rome (Natalie Zito); maternal grandmother, Cheri C. Sumrall; her maw, Sandra Kaye Garner; several aunts, uncles, cousins; a loving and chosen family including Allinson Hobgood, Crystal Hoffman, Steven Brown, and countless others.

Funeral service Thursday, November 2, 2023, at 2:00 PM at Crain and Sons Funeral Home Chapel. Interment – Gerald McDonald Cemetery. Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Franklinton are in charge of arrangements. Please sign guest book at Sign guestbook at