Category archives for: Obituaries

Mary Angie Hiter Longman

Mary Angie Hiter Longman passed away at her home in Jennings on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016. Visitation with the family will be held from 2-3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in the south chapel of Matthews and Son Funeral Home in Jennings, with Rev. Chuck Norwood conducting the burial service immediately afterward.  She was born […]

Kayn ‘Keezy’ Jontae Deshotel

Funeral services for Kayn “Keezy” Jontae Deshotel, 20, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016, at Life Church of God, located at 123 W. Division Street in Jennings. Visitation will be held from 9-11 a.m. Saturday. Kayn died at 5 a.m. Friday morning, Oct. 28, 2016. He was a native of Jennings […]

Elvina Young Richard

IOTA – A Mass of Christian Burial for Elvina Young Richard, 97, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Evangeline, with Fr. Paul LaFleur, pastor of St. Joseph Catholic Church, officiating. Visitation will be held at Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home in Iota from 3-10 p.m. today, Thursday, […]

Ricky B. Fontenot

It’s with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family and friends of Ricky B. Fontenot announces his passing from this life into the arms of Angels on October 30, 2016 at the age of 57. A Mass of Christian Burial honoring Ricky’s life will be held at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Hathaway on […]

Claudia Landry Faircloth

The family and friends of Claudia Landry Faircloth are mourning the loss of their loved one who was born on Oct. 6, 1943 to Allen Landry and Louise Miller Landry and was called from this life on Oct. 30, 2016 at the age of 73. A Mass of Christian Burial to honor Claudia’s life will […]

Pamela Joyce Breeden Price

LAKE ARTHUR – Graveside services for Pamela Joyce Breeden Price will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, 2016, in Lakeview Cemetery, with Rob Walls officiating. Ms. Price died Friday, Oct. 28, 2016, at her home in Lake Arthur. Ms. Price enjoyed reading, fishing and shopping, but especially enjoyed spending time with her family. […]

Michael John Sonnier

Mr. Michael John Sonnier of Lafayette passed away Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, in Lafayette General Medical Center. A memorial service honoring his life will be announced at a later date. Mr. Sonnier was born in Welsh on Jan. 12, 1951, to the late Bertrand and Elise Guidry Sonnier. He loved taking care of people and […]

Margie Stewart Billodeaux

Margie Stewart Billodeaux passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, at The Haven in Baton Rouge.  The funeral service in Baton Rouge will be private and a graveside service will be held in Jennings. She was born in Amite on Oct. 5, 1918.  Following her graduation from LSU in 1937, she began her teaching […]

Rosezella Bias McZeal

LAKE ARTHUR – Funeral services for Rosezella Bias McZeal, 86, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at Antioch Baptist Church in Lake Arthur, with Pastor Michael Williams officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. in the church.  Burial will be Lakeview Cemetery under the direction of James Funeral Home.  […]

Ann Wiggins Benoit

Funeral services for Mrs. Ann Wiggins Benoit, 80, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, in Cornerstone Baptist Church, with Rev. Paul Taylor and Rev. Dore’ Langley officiating. Visitation will be held at Miguez Funeral Home in Jennings from 4-9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, and will continue at 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. […]

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