Betty Jane Hebert


Betty Jane Hebert

Betty Jane Hebert

LAKE ARTHUR – The family and friends of Betty Jane Hebert are mourning the loss of their loved one who was called from this life while surrounded by her family on Monday, August 25, 2014, at the age of 79.

A Mass of Christian burial honoring her life will be held at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church in Lake Arthur on Thursday, August 28, 2014, at 2 p.m. with Msgr. Ronald Groth officiating. Burial will follow in St. Anthony Cemetery.

A gathering of family and friends will be held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home in Lake Arthur today, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, from 3 p.m. until 12 a.m. with a rosary recited at 6 p.m. by the Catholic Daughters and the KCs.  Visiting hours will resume on Thursday at 10 a.m. until the time of her funeral Mass.

Betty was born in Iota to the late Phillipe and Esther Bergeron on June 12, 1935. Betty was a homemaker and she took great care of her family. She loved them all dearly. Betty was a member of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church where she sang in the choir. She was the Girl Scout leader of Lake Arthur for a number of years. Betty managed the Senior Citizen Center for four years and a representative of Limu company. Betty also sponsored many foreign exchange students over the years.

Betty is survived by her beloved husband of 62 years, Placide Hebert of Lake Arthur; three sons, Randy (Cynthia Bryant) Hebert of Baker, Kelly (Rhonda Breaux) Hebert of Gueydan and Kenny Hebert of Lake Arthur; one daughter, Ramona Jane (Leland) Boudreaux and family of Cypress Point; her beautiful grandchildren, Jared, Derek, Kristian, Sarah, Blake, Cason and Halie; one brother, Gerald Bergeron of Jennings; and two sisters, Marty Dupuis of Lafayette and Virgilian Bergeron of Jennings.

Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Phillipe and Esther Bergeron; three sisters, Sherrell B. Trahan, Jenora Clemens and Loretta LaBouve; and one brother, Lacy Bergeron.

Serving as pallbearers will be Randy Hebert, Kelly Hebert, Kenny Hebert, Jared Hebert, Derek Hebert and Kristian Hebert. Honorary pallbearers will be Blake Hebert and Cason Hebert.

The family would like to give special thanks to Jennings American Legion Hospital and staff, Jeff Davis Living Center, Christus St. Patrick Hospice and M.D. Home Care.

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