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Roberta C. Landry
LOREAUVILLE - Memorial services for Roberta C. Landry, 88, of Loreauville, Louisiana will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Loreauville, with Father Charles Thevis presiding. She died at 12:30 p.m. Friday at Dauterive Hospital after a brief illness. Visitations will be from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and will resume at 11 a.m. Sunday. Evangeline Funeral Home at 314 East St. Peter in New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Landry was the center of her extended family, whose lives revolved around her care and support. She was a mother and homemaker, and helped run her family's farm. After the death of her husband, she raised the younger three of her five children alone, working as a seamstress at home to supplement her income. As a young wife and mother, she cared for many elderly members of her family and friends in their declining years. She was a devout Catholic and lifelong member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Loreauville. She will be deeply missed by her loved ones.
Her husband, George "Bobby" Landry; her parents, Louise Hebert Crochet and Robert Crochet; her sister, Lorena Crochet, and three brothers, Sandy, Nicholas and Jules Crochet, preceded her in death.
Mrs. Landry is survived by her son Kenneth Landry of Loreauville; her four daughters, Elaine Trimble of New Iberia, Roberta Degeyter and Maxine Ducrest of Loreauville and Bonnie Lyons of Houston, Texas; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by three brothers, Claude Crochet of Largo, Texas, Louis Crochet of New Iberia and Paul Crochet of Lafayette, Louisiana; and one sister, Marie Mendoza of New Iberia.
Pallbearers for the service will be her four grandsons: Ted Ducrest, Chris Landry, John Degeyter and Michael Trimble; and two son-in-laws, Jay Trimble and David Degeyter.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be sent to Hospice of Acadiana.

Theodosia Patout
Services are pending for Mrs. James Patout Burns, the former Theodosia Weber, who died at 7 p.m. Friday, March 19, 1999 at a local hospital.
Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Margaret Struble
AVERY ISLAND - Services are pending for Margaret Avery Ringle Struble, 91, who died Saturday, March 20, 1999 in Lynchburg, Va.
Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Alton Sonnier
DELCAMBRE - Services for Alton Joseph Sonnier, 71, will begin at 3 p.m. Monday at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, with the Rev. Thomas Voorhies officiating. Interment will be in Our Lady of the Lake Cemetery.
Visitation will be from noon Sunday until 10 p.m., with a 4 p.m. rosary at Evangeline Funeral Home of Delcambre, which will reopen 8 a.m. Monday
A native of Vermilion Parish and a resident of Delcambre, Mr. Sonnier died on March 19, 1999 at an Abbeville hospital.
He is survived by his companion, Mary Louise Touchet of Delcambre; his son, Albert James Sonnier of Kaplan; two daughters, Brenda Sonnier and Linda Schexnaider, both of Kaplan; a step-daughter, Debbie Ann Touchet of Delcambre; three brothers, Ray Sonnier of New Iberia and Jedeon and Curtis Sonnier, both of Delcambre; three sisters, Verna Belle Istre and Isabelle LaPointe, both of New Iberia, and Rosabelle Dumond of Abbeville; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Mr. Sonnier was preceded in death by his wife, Louisa Broussard Sonnier; his parents, Luke and Laurence Delahoussaye Sonnier, and a grandchild, Jolene Sonnier.
Evangeline Funeral Home of Delcambre is in charge of arrangements.

Mary Theodosia Weber Burns
Services for Mrs. James Patout Burns Sr., 86, will begin at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Peter's Catholic Church, with the Rev. Joseph Nasser officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 3 p.m. Sunday until 6 p.m., with a 5:30 p.m. rosary at Mrs. Burns' residence, which will reopen 8 a.m. Monday
A native of Mobile, Ala. and a resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Burns died at 7 p.m. March 19, 1999 at a New Iberia hospital.
She is survived by two sons, James Patout Burns Jr. of St. Louis, Mo. and Theodore Weber Burns, and his wife Linda Cox Burns, of Gainesville, Fla.; a daughter, Mary Burns McEvenue, and her husband Sean McEvenue, of Montreal, Canada; a sister, Naomi Weber Leininger of Covington, La., and seven grandchildren: Theodore Weber Burns Jr., David Burns, Jeffrey Burns and Jennifer Burns, all of Gainesville, and Patrick McEvenue, Kate McEvenue and Timothy McEvenue, all of Montreal.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Patout Burns Sr.; her parents, Theodore and Mary Elizabeth McNiff Weber, and a brother, Theodore Weber.
Memorials may be made to the Catholic High Endowment Fund, 1301 DeLaSalle Drive, New Iberia, La. 70560, or to St. Edward Catholic School, 175 Porter St. at New Iberia, La. 70560.
Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

James Presley
FRANKLIN - Services for James Travis Presley, 76, will begin at 2 p.m. today at Ibert's Chapel, with the Rev. Dore Langley officiating. Interment will be in Franklin Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. Sunday to 2 p.m. at Ibert's Mortuary.
A native of Clarksville, Texas and a resident of Franklin since 1956, Mr. Presley died at 5:29 p.m. Friday, March 19, 1999 at Dauterive Hospital.
Mr. Presley was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served during World War II in the Philippines and Korea.
He is survived by his wife, Mary L. Compton Presley of Franklin; two sons, James D. Presley, and his wife Yvonne, of Baldwin and Travis Eugene Presley of Houston; a daughter, Mary Beth Simoneaux, and her husband Donald, of Franklin; a sister, Esther Jarret of Fort Worth, Texas; nine grandchildren: James D. Presley of Tampa, Fla., Scott Presley of Culpeper, Va., Allison Wiese of Baldwin, Kevin Presley of Austin, Texas, Phillip Presley of Lake Jackson, Texas, and Donnie, Steven, Stacie and Clint Simoneaux, all of Franklin; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Zona Miller Presley, and his brother, Vernon Presley.
Ibert's Mortuary of Franklin is in charge of arrangements.

Hilda Levert Safford
LAFAYETTE - Funeral services will be held Monday at a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist for Hilda Levert Safford, 99, who died Saturday, March 20, 1999 at 1:20 a.m. at her daughter's residence in New Iberia.
Interment will be in Lafayette Memorial Park Cemetery.
The Rev. Cedric Sonnier, associate pastor of the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, will be the Celebrant of the Funeral Mass and will conduct the services. Jodi Bollich, accompanied on the organ by Tom Niel, will sing for the services, "Hail Mary,""Gift of Finest Wheat,""The Lord's Prayer," and "Panis Angelicus."
Survivors include four daughters, Mary Lou Safford, widow of Charles A. Begnaud of Lafayette, Sister Margaret Safford O'Carm of Lacombe, Alice Safford Robertson of Baton Rouge and Yvonne "BeBe" Safford, wife of James Ebel II of New Iberia; one son, James C. Safford Jr., husband of Claire Dolzse, of Brusly; 20 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, James C. Safford Sr.; her parents and one great-grandchild, Molly Begnaud.
A native of St. Delphine Plantation, West Baton Rouge and a resident of Lafayette since 1935, Mrs. Safford was the daughter of the late Sidney Albert Levert, a native of St. Delphine Plantation, West Baton Rouge, and the former Mary Bird, a native of St. Louis, Mo.
She was a member of the Cathedral of St. John Catholic Community, the St. John's Ladies Altar Society, the Catholic Daughters of America, the Third Order of Mt. Carmel, the Society of the Sacred Heart League, the Elmhurst Park Home Demonstration Club and was an officer of the Lafayette Charity Hospital Guild. Mrs. Safford was also a CCD teacher for more than 20 years.
A rosary will be prayed Sunday at 6 p.m. in the funeral home.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m. Sunday and from 8 a.m. until time of services Monday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mrs. Safford's name may be made to the Sisters of Mount Carmel Retirement Fund, P.O. Box 476, Lacombe, La. 70445.
Pallbearers are Dan Safford, Harold Safford, Mark Begnaud, Justin Begnaud, Chris Ebel and Alex Ebel. Honorary pallbearers are Stuart Robertson, Karl Ebel, Eric Ebel, Charles Safford, James Safford III, Todd Landry, L.C. Cambre and Robert Rosser.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Martin & Castille Funeral Home of Lafayette.

Charlie Johnson Jr.
Services for Charlie Johnson Jr., 61, will begin at 8 p.m. Sunday at the Journet and Bolden Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Edward Tauriac officiating. Interment will be in St. Matthew Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 3 p.m. Sunday until 8 p.m. at the Journet & Bolden Funeral Home of New Iberia, which will reopen at 7:30 a.m. Monday.
A native of Louisa, La. and a resident of New Iberia for 34 years, Mr. Johnson died at 8:35 p.m. Wednesday, March 17, 1999 at Iberia General Hospital following a brief illness.
Mr. Johnson is survived by his wife, Bobby Babin Johnson of New Iberia; his mother, Mathilda Johnson of New Iberia; a son, Terry Washington of Jeanerette; a daughter, Ava Johnson Lathers of New Iberia; two brothers, Larry Johnson of Los Angeles and Albert Johnson of Houston; a sister, Dianne Johnson LaSalle of New Iberia, and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, Charlie Johnson Sr., and his brother, Wilbert Johnson.
Pallbearers are Reginald Babin, Leroy Francis, Brian Provost, Michael Mouton, Joseph Collins and Kenneth Batiste. Honorary pallbearers are Richmond Batiste, Larry Johnson, Albert Johnson, Willie Mouton Jr. and Bobby and Harry Eugene.
Journet and Bolden Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Brent Paul Pellerin
RYNELLA - Services for Brent Paul Pellerin, 25, will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Marcellus Catholic Church, with the Rev. Conley Bertrand officiating. Interment will be in St. Marcellus Mausoleum.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday, with a 7 p.m. rosary at Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia, which will reopen Monday at 8 a.m.
A native of New Iberia and resident of Aurora, Colo., Mr. Pellerin died at 2:28 p.m. Wednesday, March 17, 1999 in Aurora.
Mr. Pellerin was a 1994 graduate of New Iberia Senior High. He was manager of Mazola's Restaurant of Aurora. While in Louisiana, he was a nursing assistant at Morris Lahasky Nursing Home in Erath.
He is survived by his father, Roy J. Pellerin, and step-mother, Ruby Hebert Pellerin, both of Rynella; two brothers, Wayne Pellerin of Houston and Byron Pellerin of New Iberia, and two sisters, Carla Dressel and Tressie Trahan, both of New Iberia.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Alice DeRouen Pellerin; his paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. B.J. Pellerin, and his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. T.A. Theodore DeRouen.
Pallbearers are Byron Pellerin, Brock Pellerin, Wayne Pellerin, Chris Pellerin, Joe Dressel and Nolan Pellerin.
Honorary pallbearer will be Frank DeRouen.
Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Clarence J. Loignon
Services for Clarence J. "Coon" Loignon, 75, will begin at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church with the Rev. Michael Guidry officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. 
Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until 10 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary at David and Jacquemoud Funeral Home, which will reopen Tuesday from 8 a.m. until the time of services. 
A native of Delcambre and a resident of New Iberia, Mr. Loignon died at 6:35 p.m. Saturday, March 20, 1999, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Lafayette. 
Mr. Loignon was a truck driver for D.C. Bonnett Trucking. 
He is survived by his wife, Jeanne Gary Loignon of New Iberia; one daughter, Judy L. Louviere of New Iberia; two brothers, Curtis Loignon and Vernick Loignon, both of Abbeville; three sisters, Thelma Olivier of New Iberia, Verna Prejean of Abbeville and Emily Vadalier of Erath; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Mr. Loignon was preceded in death by his parents, Numa and Laura Goutierrez Loignon; one brother, Lawrence Loignon; one sister, Leana Mae Guilbeaux; and one great- grandson, Darren Louviere.
Pallbearers will be David Broussard, James Burrow, Robert Darby, Mack Guillory, Michael Louviere and David Vadalier. 
David and Jacquemoud Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Suzanne M. Onellion
Services for Mrs. Larry R. Onellion, 51, the former Suzanne Morris, will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Evangeline Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tim Hisaw officiating. Interment will be in Holy Family Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 3-10 p.m. today at the funeral home, which will reopen Tuesday from 8 a.m. until the time of services. 
A native of Shreveport and a resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Onellion died at 5 p.m. Sunday, March 21, 1999, at her residence. 
Mrs. Onellion was a homemaker who devoted her entire married life to her husband and family. She was a member of Highland Baptist Church where she was active in many of its activities including Sunday school and vacation Bible school. 
She is survived by her husband, Larry R. Onellion of New Iberia; her parents, J. Luther Morris of Phoenix, Ariz., and Helen G. Morris of New Iberia; three sons, Robert F. Onellion of Coteau, Clinton C. Matter of Pittsfield, Mass., and Phillip C. Onellion of New Iberia; three daughters, Gabrielle M. Onellion, Shannon O. Robicheaux and Kelli O. Gaspard, all of New Iberia; two half brothers, Ed Morris and Steve Morris, both of Glendale, Ariz.; one half sister, Kay Dukes of Phoenix, Ariz.; and 12 grandchildren.
Mrs. Onellion was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Mamie and Kelly Gray; and her paternal grandparents, Mary and James Morris.
Pallbearers will be Phillip Onellion, Kevin Robicheaux, Pat Onellion, Tim Onellion, David Seale and Travis Onellion. 
The family prefers memorials to be made to Hospice of Acadiana, 2600 Johnston St., Ste. 200, Lafayette, La. 70503. 
Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Joyce D. LaBiche
LYDIA - Services for Mrs. Bevelin J. LaBiche, 67, the former Joyce Derouen, will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Lydia with the Rev. Manny Fernandez officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery in Patoutville. 
Visitation will be from 4-10 p.m. today with a 6:30 p.m. rosary at David and Landry Funeral Home in Jeanerette, which will reopen Wednesday from 8 a.m. until the time of services. 
A native of Iberia Parish and a resident of Jeanerette, Mrs. LaBiche died at 8:25 a.m. Monday, March 22, 1999, at her residence.
Mrs. LaBiche was a homemaker and was active in bowling. 
She is survived by her husband, Bevelin "Jim" LaBiche of Jeanerette; three sons, Anthony LeBlanc of New Iberia, Harold LeBlanc of Jeanerette and Neil LeBlanc of Amelia; three daughters, Mrs. Daniel (Linda) Hehmann of Tulsa, Okla., Miss Alberta Simms of Tampa, Fla., and Mrs. Teddy (Brenda) Vernon of New Iberia; three brothers, Antoine, Charles and Guy Derouen, all of Jeanerette; four sisters, Mary Ann Blanchard of Charenton, Octavia Copp and Rosalie Landry, both of Jeanerette, and Juliette Landry of Franklin; two half-sisters, Lillie Broussard of Lafayette and Lylia Powers of Harahan; 14 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. 
Mrs. LaBiche was preceded in death by her parents, Octave and Elodie Hebert Derouen; one brother, Paul Derouen; and her first husband, Minos J. LeBlanc. 
Pallbearers will be Anthony, Harold, Neil and Oren LeBlanc, Rusty Romero and Jory Vernon. 
David and Landry Funeral Home of Jeanerette is in charge of arrangements.

Amadee P. Delcambre Sr.
Services for Amadee Paul Delcambre Sr., 66, will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at David Funeral Home with the Rev. Albert Boumans officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Military Gaveside Rites will be conducted by VFW Post 1982.
Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. till 10 p.m. Wednesday with a 7 p.m. rosary at the funeral home, which will reopen Thursday from 8 a.m. until the time of services.
A native of Iberia Parish and a resident of New Iberia, Mr. Delcambre died at 3:50 a.m. today, March 23, 1999, at Dauterive Hospital.
Mr. Delcambre was an electrician with Sorrell Electric, a U.S. Army veteran who served in the Korean War, a member of the American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1982.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann Blanchard Delcambre of New Iberia; three daughters, Pamela Delcambre Broussard and Debra Delcambre, both of New Iberia, and Becky Mathis of Lenior, N.C.; two sons, Daniel Delcambre of Seattle, Wash., and Amadee Delcambre Jr. of New Iberia; two brothers, Clifton John Delcambre and Charles Norwood, both of New Iberia; three sisters, Joyce Norwood, Louisa Norwood and Romana Rollins, all of New Iberia; one grandson, Patrick Mathis of North Carolina; and one great-grandson Brennen Mathis of North Carolina.
Mr. Delcambre was preceded in death by his parents, John Clifton and Effie Bourgeois Delcambre; and one sister, Shirley Gauthier.
David Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Ty'Janae JeanLewis
JEANERETTE - Services for Ty'Janae JeanLewis, infant, will begin at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Alex Lovett Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Sidney Mitchell officiating. Interment will be in the St. Matthew Cemetery in Patoutville.
A native of Lafayette, Ty'Janae died at 12:10 p.m. Saturday, March 20, 1999, at Ochsner Hospital in New Orleans following a brief illness.
Ty'Janae is survived by her parents, Catandra JeanLewis and Oscar Poledore Jr., both of Jeanerette.
Pallbearers will be Keith JeanLewis and Gary Gabriel.
Alex Lovett Funeral Service Inc. of Jeanerette is in charge of arrangements.

Robert S. Palmer
Services for Robert "Bob" S. Palmer, 70, will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Bethel Assembly of God with the Rev. E.A. Starks officiating. Entombment will be in Beau Pre Mausoleum in Jeanerette.
Visitation will be from 4-9 p.m. today at David and Jacquemoud Funeral Home, which will reopen Wednesday from 8 a.m. until the time of services. 
A native of Baton Rouge and a resident of New Iberia, Mr. Palmer died at 12:30 p.m. Monday, March 22, 1999, at Iberia Medical Center.
Mr. Palmer was a retired purchaser for Joe's Mobile Home Supplies and a member of Bethel Assembly of God Church and the American Legion Post in Jeanerette. He also was a veteran of the Army serving in the Korean War. 
He is survived by his wife, Ruby Nell Boudreaux Palmer of New Iberia; two sons, Dana Palmer of Lydia and Shane Palmer of Loreauville; two stepsons, Ben David of New Iberia and Clay David of Oakland, Calif.; one stepdaughter, Kim David Lewis of Houston; two brothers, Harrison "Tony" Palmer of New Iberia and Jewel Palmer Jr. of Lydia; two half-brothers, Dick Palmer of Greensboro and Sandy Palmer of Leonville; one stepgranddaughter, Emily Gayle Lewis of Houston; one granddaughter, Brittany Palmer of New Iberia. 
Mr. Palmer was preceded in death by his parents, Jewel D. Palmer Sr. and Alice Lallande Palmer; and one half-brother, Timmy Palmer.
Pallbearers will be Harvey Boudreaux, Gayle David, E.J. Dronet, Warren Lewis, Harrison "Tony" Palmer and Jewel Palmer Jr. 
David and Jacquemoud Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Andre J. Melancon
ST. MARTINVILLE - Services for Andre John Melancon, 69, will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Evangeline Funeral Home with the Rev. Austin Leger officiating. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Cecelia. 
Visitation will be from 2-10 p.m. today with a 7:30 p.m. rosary at the funeral home, which will reopen Wednesday from 8 a.m. until the time of services. 
A resident of Avondale, Mr. Melancon died at 9 a.m. Monday, March 22, 1999, at his residence.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family to help defray funeral expenses. 
Evangeline Funeral Home of St. Martinville is in charge of arrangements.

Eugene B. Day
Services are pending for Eugene B. Day, 73, who died at 9:39 a.m. Monday, March 22, 1999, at Iberia Medical Center following a lengthy illness.
Fletcher Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Corinthien S. Mays
JEANERETTE - Services for Corinthien Alida Mays, 32, the former Corinthien Stevens, will begin at 11 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Rosary Catholic Church with the Rev. Joseph Detig officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. Friday until the time of services with a 10:30 a.m. rosary at the church.
A native of Port Arthur, Texas, and a resident of Jeanerette for 28 years, Ms. Mays died Sunday, March 21, 1999, at Iberia Medical Center following a brief illness. 
She is survived by one son, Melvin Hayes IV of New Orleans; four daughters, Kewana Stevens of Lafayette, Sheena Mays of Port Arthur, Texas, and Nicstylsha Mays and Miracle Mays, both of Jeanerette; one brother, Nelson Stevens Jr. of Houston; and four sisters, Mary Conway of Jeanerette, Annissa Butts and Tiffany Perro of New Iberia, and Josette Butts of Port Arthur, Texas.
Ms. Mays was preceded in death by her parents, Nelson Stevens Sr. and Mary Mandy Butts; one daughter, Melvina Stevens; and one brother, Lawrence Hurst.
Pallbearers will be family members and friends. 
Alex Lovett Funeral Service Inc. of Jeanerette is in charge of arrangements.

Donna C. Stockberger
Services for Donna Marie Stockberger, 46, the former Donna Champagne, will be at Fletcher Funeral Home Chapel. Cremation will follow at Lafayette Crematory. 
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. 
A native of St. Martinville and a resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Stockberger died at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at University Medical Center following a brief illness. 
She is survived by her husband, Mark Stockberger of New Iberia; her mother, Goldie Roseberry Champagne of St. Martinville; one daughter, Christina Broussard of Plymouth, Ind.; three brothers, Michael, Larry, and Robert Champagne, all of St. Martinville; one sister, Lisa Champagne Laviolette of St. Martinville; and three grandchildren, Rebecca Kramer, Jamie Stutes and Hali Stutes of Plymouth, Ind. 
Mrs. Stockberger was preceded in death by her father, Louis Champagne; and one brother, Alvin Champagne. 
Fletcher Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Lelia C. Charles
ASHTON - Services for Lelia Charles, 80, the former Lelia Colbert, will begin at 8 p.m. Friday at Macedonia Baptist Church with the Rev. Carl F. Lewis officiating. Interment will be Saturday following a 10 a.m. dismissal service in Mecedonia Cemetery. 
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the church, which will reopen Saturday from 9-10 a.m.
A native of Four Corners and a resident of Ashton for many years, Mrs. Charles died at 7:22 a.m. Thursday, March 18, 1999, at Franklin Foundation Hospital.
Mrs. Charles was a homemaker.
She is survived by eight sons, Henry, Leonard and Clifton Charles, all of Ashton, Thomas, Wallace, Milton Charles Sr. and Elder Claude Charles Sr., all of Houston, Arthur Charles Jr. of Four Corners, and Melvin Charles of Jeanerette; one step-son, Elder Robert Charles of Fort Worth, Texas; four daughters, Annie Mae Smith and Corstine Robertson, both of Four Corners, Selina Charles of Franklin, and Lelia J. Charles of Baldwin; two sisters, Lena Loston and Laura Arceneaux of Four Corners; six daughters-in-law; two sons-in-law; 70 grandchildren; 105 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. 
Mrs. Charles was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, two sons, one daughter, two sisters and five brothers.
Otis Mortuary of Franklin is in charge of arrangements.

Doreen L. Delahoussaye
ST. MARTINVILLE - Services for Doreen Delahoussaye, 71, the former Doreen Latiolais, will begin at noon Friday at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church. Interment will be in St. Michael Cemetery. 
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m. today at Pellerin Funeral Home Chapel, which will reopen Friday from 8 a.m. until the time of services. 
A resident of St. Martinville, Mrs. Delahoussaye died Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at her residence. 
She is survived by her husband, Desire "Tit" Delahoussaye of St. Martinville; one son, Carroll Delahoussaye of St. Martinville; two daughters, Mrs. Jerry (Betty) Frederick of Breaux Bridge and Mrs. Wayne (Mary Lou) Sonnier of St. Martinville; two sisters, Mrs. Euclide (Mercedes) Blanchard and Mrs. Herman (Jean) Louviere, both of St. Martinville; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. 
Mrs. Delahoussaye was preceded in death by her parents, Emile and Martha Latiolais; and one sister, Sophie Lasseigne. 
Pellerin Funeral Homes Inc. of Breaux Bridge is in charge of arrangements.

Woodrow Delahoussaye
Services for Woodrow "Boo-Ray" Delahoussaye, 42, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Edwards Catholic Church with the Rev. Thomas James officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 10 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary at the funeral home chapel, which will reopen at 7:30 a.m. Saturday.
A native and lifelong resident of New Iberia, Mr. Delahoussaye died at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 23, 1999, following a brief illness.
He was a retired engineer for N.L. McCullough for 20 years.
Mr. Delahoussaye is survived by his wife, Cynthia Butler Delahoussaye of New Iberia; his mother, Mary A. Delahoussaye of New Iberia; two sons, Juan Michael and Tyler Jamon Delahoussaye, both of New Iberia; one daughter, Cherise Rachelle Delahoussaye of New Iberia; three brothers, Gilbert Delahoussaye Jr. of Los Angeles, Terry Delahoussaye and Ricky Delahoussaye, both of New Iberia; and five sisters, Beatrice D. Livingston, Dorothy D. Antoine, Jo Ann Delahoussaye, Diedra D. Chambers and Charmaine Delahoussaye, all of New Iberia.
He was preceded in death by his father, Gilbert Delahoussaye Sr.
Pallbearers will be Robert Conner Sr., Edward Jones, Vince Jones, Kenward Polk, Michael Landry and Elwood Placide.
Honorary pallbearers will be Gilbert Delahoussaye Jr., Terry Delahoussaye Sr., Ricky Delahoussaye, Wilbert Delahoussaye, Wilson "Poochie" Livingston, Aristeal "Spookney" Butler and James Rudolph Butler Jr.
Journet and Bolden Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Robert L. McManus Sr.
YOUNGSVILLE - Services for Robert Lee McManus Sr., 70, will begin at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Anne Catholic Church. Interment will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Broussard. 
Visitation will be from 2:30-9 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary at David Funeral Home in Broussard, which will reopen Friday from 8 a.m. until the time of services. 
A native of Lawtell and a resident of Youngsville, Mr. McManus died at 12:11 p.m. Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at his residence. 
David Funeral Home of Broussard is in charge of arrangements.

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