Gloria Faye Oliver Pousson

Gloria Faye Oliver Pousson

Gloria Faye Oliver Pousson

The family and friends of Gloria Faye Oliver Pousson are mourning the loss of their loved one who was suddenly called from this life on Oct. 18, 2013, at the age of 82.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Michael Catholic Church in Egan on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at 11 a.m. with Father Jude Phierry officiating.

A gathering of Gloria’s family and friends to bid their final farewell will be held on Monday, Oct. 21 from 3-9 p.m. with a rosary recited at 6 p.m. Visiting hours will resume on Tuesday at 8 a.m. until the time of her funeral mass at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Sensat Cemetery.

She was born in Egan to Theo Oliver Sr. and Lucy Quibodeaux Oliver on May 17, 1931. She worked as a bookkeeper and enjoyed traveling, going to the beach, crocheting and reading. Gloria was a loyal member of St. Michael Catholic Church. She loved the Lord and served Him faithfully for many years. Her devotion to God will serve as comfort to her family knowing she is safe and happy with Him in Heaven. Gloria lived each day to the fullest to love and care for her family. Her presence in all of their lives will never be forgotten.

Gloria will be terribly missed by her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, not to mention the numerous friends that she loved so dearly.

She is survived by her two sons, Randy (Jeanne) Pousson and James “Pappy” (Jennifer) Pousson, all of Egan; a daughter, Sandy (Bart) Blake of Sulphur;  nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Gloria also leaves behind to cherish her memory, one brother, Dayton (Yvonne) Oliver of New Iberia;  two sisters, Barbara (Clyde) Hornbeck of Kemah, Texas, and Susan (Gaston) Istre of Egan; and a sister-in-law, Virginia Hebert of Egan.

Gloria was preceded in death by her husband, James Wallace Pousson; her parents, Theo Sr. and Lucy Q. Oliver; and a brother, Theo Oliver Jr.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Matthews and Son Funeral Home.

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