Geraldine “Gerri” Fontenot Burton

Geraldine “Gerri” Fontenot Burton

Geraldine “Gerri” Fontenot Burton

Funeral services for Mrs. Geraldine “Gerri” Fontenot Burton, 74, will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, in Miguez Funeral Home North Chapel with Rev. Darrell Hieronymus officiating.

Burial will be in Mowata Cemetery.

Funeral home visitation will be held from 4:30-10 p.m. today, Wednesday, Dec. 4, and will continue from 8 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, until the time of services.

Mrs. Burton died at 6:40 p.m., Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, in Crowley Rehab Hospital.

She was a native of Welsh and a resident of Evangeline for 30 years. She was a member of the Assembly of God in Welsh and Friends Supporting Friends in Basile.

Survivors include one daughter, Janet Marie (Shannon) Gatte of Evangeline; one son, Al (Cyndi) Miller of Evangeline; one sister, Kathy Newman of Roanoke; three brothers, Charles (Chris) Fontenot of Killeen, Texas, John (Lena) Fontenot of Welsh and Curtis Fontenot of Welsh; 10 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Kenneth and Gladys LeLeux Fontenot; her two husbands, W.O. “Pinkie” Rose and Donald C. Burton; and one sister, Emma Jean Fontenot.

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