|…for who can mind the journey when
the road leads home?
Eddie Francis, son of the late Andrew and Emma Francis, was born on September 15, 1929, in Welsh, Louisiana. He began his ministry in 1978 with an appointment at St. Peter United Methodist Church in Jeanerette, Louisiana. During a period extending some seventeen years, Rev. Francis served several churches. Coming full circle, he was again appointed to St. Peter United Methodist Church where he retired. Following retirement, he served as interim pastor at Jones United Methodist Church in Welsh, Louisiana, and at Mallalieu United Methodist Church in Jennings, Louisiana.
|Source: Journal Louisiana Conference, 1997; p. 264 By Marvette J. Thomas|