Mary Jannita Scott Courville

Mary Jannita Scott Courville

Mary Jannita Scott Courville

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family of Mary Jannita Scott Courville announces her passing from this life and into the arms of Jesus on April 5, 2013, at the age of 80.

Funeral services for Mrs. Mary will be held at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jennings on Monday, April 8, 2013, at 2 p.m. The Very Rev. Anthony Fontenot will officiate.

Visitation will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home in Jennings on Monday, April 8, 2013, from 12:30 p.m. until the time of her funeral services.

Mary Jannita was born in Gueydan to the late Walter Lee Scott and the late Mary Broussard Scott on Jan. 5, 1933. She worked as a nurse until her retirement. Mary was a former member of the Catholic Daughters Association. She enjoyed needlepoint, reading, and she was very creative with her hands.

Mary is survived by her two daughters, Jennifer (Dan E.) Landry of Hathaway, and Colette Hardee of Welsh; two brothers, Benton (Toni) Scott of Iota, and Bennett (Laverne) Scott of Lakeside; her three grandchildren, Heidi (Jarod) Baccigalopi, Tyler Landry and Lyle Hardee; and her great-granddaughter, Claire Beth Baccigalopi.

Mary now rests in Heaven with her parents, Walter and Mary; her beloved husband, Woodrow Courville; and her brother, Robert Scott.

Serving as pallbearers will be Dan Landry, Tyler Landry, Bennett Scott, Troy Scott, Benton Scott and Derek Scott.

Mrs. Mary’s family would like to give a special thanks to Camelot Brookside for making her last year special to her.

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