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Valcour E. Leet Jr.
JEANERETTE - Services for Valcour Edwin Leet Jr., 68, will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Evangeline Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bobby Hodnett officiating. Interment will be in the St. John Cemetery.
Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. today with a 6 p.m. rosary, until the time of services on Wednesday.
A native of Bayou Sara and resident of Jeanerette, Mr. Leet died at 6:02 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3, 1997, in a New Iberia hospital.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Army during World War II. Mr. Leet was also a welder with Moveable Offshore and Columbia Sugar Mill.
He is survived by his wife, Enola Broussard Leet, of 50 years; two sons, Clyde Paul Leet of Cypremort Point and his wife, Anita Borel Leet, and Valcour "Sonny' E. Leet III of Jeanerette and his wife, Rhonda Landry Leet; three daughters, Miss Debbery "Debbie' Hebert and Mrs. Murphy (Carmen) Crochet Jr., both of Baldwin, and Mrs. Johnny (Enola) Pellerin of Jeanerette; one brother, Maxie Leet of Baker; two sisters, Mrs. Sam (Katherine) Rosa of Jackson and Miss Vivian Leet of Plaquemine; 15 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 12 stepgrandchildren.
Mr. Leet was preceded in death by his parents, Valcour E. Leet Sr. and Mary Dedon Leet; two brothers, John Sewell Leet and Alfred Wade Leet; three sisters, Marie Neal, Mable Meal and Emma Worsham; and two great-grandchildren, Courtney Sons and Harley Sons.
Pallbearers will be Barrow Hebert Jr., Johnny Pellerin, Joseph Meyers, Murphy Crochet Jr., Euclide Babin and Chad Freeman.
Honorary pallbearers will be Valcour "Sonny' Leet III, Clyde Paul Leet, Sam Rosa, Jeffery Leet, Samuel Galetskas and Dane Venable.
The Evangeline Funeral Home Inc. of Jeanerette is in charge of arrangements.

Laura A. Silhavy
Services for Mrs. John Silhavy, 78, the former Laura Arton, will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Evangeline Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. John Choorackunnel officiating. Entombment will be in the Holy Family Mausoleum.
Visitation will be from 3-9 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary at the funeral home, which will reopen at 8 a.m. Wednesday until the time of services.
A native of Jeanerette and resident of Somerville, Texas, Mrs. Silhavy died at 10:56 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, 1997, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Bryan, Texas.
She is survived by one daughter, Gloria B. Rao of Somerville; five grandchildren, Laura Thompson (Frank) of Corpus Christi, Texas, Danny Rao of Bryan, Dale Rao (Jeanelle) of Carrollton, Texas, Roxanne Franks and Dana Yezak (Leslie) both of Somerville; nine great-grandchildren, Shauna Pendleton (Gary) of Elgin, Texas, John Terry Franks of Phoenix, Joy Lynn Camp (Mark) of Corpus Christi, Steven Dale Franks of Huntington Beach, Calif., Sarah Marie, Darren James, Ryan Daniel and John Patrick Yezak, all of Somerville, and Matthew James Sandlin of Stephenville, Texas; two great-great-grandchildren, Frank Ryan Pendleton of Elgin and Hunter Thomas Camp of Corpus Christi; two brothers, Manuel Arton of Sommerville and Lawrence Arton of Jeanerette; and several sisters-in-law; nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Silhavy was preceded in death by her husband, John Silhavy; her parents, Joseph and Philomene Allemande Arton; one sister, Leona Martin; eight brothers, Leonard Arton, Dennis Arton, Adonis Arton, Lionel Arton, John Arton, Daniel Arton, Ulysse Arton and Lester Arton; and one grandson, Jacob Bentley Sandlin.
Memorials may be made to Mental Health and Mental Retardation organizations.
The Evangeline Funeral Home Inc. of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Anita D. Breaux 
Services for Anita D. Breaux, 101, were held at 2 p.m. Monday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church with the Rev. Charles Thevis officiating. Interment was in the Memorial Park Cemetery.
A native of Vermilion Parish and resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Breaux died at 9:25 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, 1997, at Columbia Dauterive Hospital.
She was a seamstress.
Mrs. Breaux is survived by one son, Minos J. Breaux of New Iberia; three daughters, Eula Breaux Judice of Loreauville, Dilta Breaux Leblanc and Maud Breaux Viator, both of New Iberia; 13 grandchidren; 20 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edrase Breaux; her parents, Homer and Amanda Trahan David; three sons, Edward Breaux, Jessie Breaux and Wilson Breaux; two brothers, Clarence David and Claude David; and three sisters, Beleuh Broussard, Levie Trahan and Rena Viator.
Pallbearers will be James Lee Breaux, Randy Breaux, Glen Leblanc, Delain Viator, Michael Viator and Sonny Viator.
Honorary pallbearers will be Joey Babin, Lloyd Broussard, Keith Comeaux, Troy Comeaux, Howard Lepointe, Glen Pesson, Felton Trahan and Harold Trahan.
The David Mortuary of New Iberia was in charge of arrangements.

Eula B. Champagne 
LAFAYETTE - Services for Eula B. Champagne, 71, the former Eula Broussard, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Martin and Casitlle Funeral Home with the Rev. Thomas E. Kamenski officiating. Lectors were Chad Bodin and Beverly Credeur. Organist, Joni Hamilton sang "Amazing Grace,' "On Eagles' Wings" and "Be Not Afraid." Interment was in the St. Joseph Cemetery in Rayne. 
A native of Rayne and resident of Lafayette, Mrs. Champagne died at 6:14 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, 1997, at her residence.
She was employed by Hamilton Medical Group for 23 years before her retirement, formerly employed by South Central Bell and Acadiana Bottling. She was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Community.
Mrs. Champagne is survived by one daughter, Diane Landry of New Iberia; one beloved grandson, Chad Bodin of New Iberia; two sisters, Beulah Credeur of Rayne and Melba Ardoin of Welsh; and many beloved and faithful friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Adonis and Marie Jeanne Bordes Broussard, both natives of Rayne; two brothers; and two sisters.
Pallbearers were Chad K. Bodin, Kenneth Bodin, Lennis Credeur, Edward Ardoin, Paul Louviere and Paul Richard.
Honorary pallbearers were Paul Duplechin, Glenn Landry, Alvin Smith and Sidney Ory.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Acadiana, P.O. Box 3467, Lafayette, La. 70502.
The Maritn and Casitlle Funeral Home Inc. of Lafayette was in charge of arrangements.

Louis B. Hebert Sr.
ABBEVILLE - Services for Louis B. Hebert Sr., 72, will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Theresa de child Jesus Catholic Church with the Rev. Chester Arceneaux officiating. Interment will be in the St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-10 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary at Fletcher Funeral Home Chapel, which will reopen at 7 a.m. Thursday until the time of services.
A resident of Abbeville, Mr. Hebert died at 6:50 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3, 1997, at Abbeville General Hospital following a brief illness.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, a retired self-employed electrician, a member of St. Theresa de child Jesus Catholic Church where he served as an usher and past parish trustee. Mr. Hebert was a member of the Knights of Peter Claver Council No. 77 of Abbeville, a member of the St. Paul Assembly No. 3, Fourth Degree Kinghts of Peter Claver of Lafayette, a member of the board of directors for Abbeville Building and Loan and a past member of the Vermilion Parish Drainage Board.
Mr. Hebert is survived by his wife, Agnes W. Hebert of Abbeville; one son, Louis B. Hebert Jr. of Abbeville; one brother, Ernest Hebert of Lake Charles; one sister, Priscilla Romero of Oakland, Calif.; one grandchild; two great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Roosevelt Hebert and Nolia O'Brien Primeaux; one son, Ernest Joseph Hebert; one brother, Roy Hebert; and his stepfather, Jim Primeaux.
Pallbearers will be members of the St. Paul Assembly No. 3 Fourth Degree Knights of Peter Claver of Lafayette; and the Knights of Peter Claver Council No. 77 of Abbeville.
Honorary pallbearers will be members of the St. Paul Assembly No. 3 Fourth Degree Knights of Peter Claver of Lafayette and Knights of Peter Claver Council No. 77 of Abbeville.
The Fletcher Funeral Home of Abbeville is in charge of arrangements.

Mervin J. Placide 
Services for Mervin John Placide, 66, will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church with the Rev. Dan Picard officiating. Interment will be in the Beau Pre Cemetery.
Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary at Journet and Bolden Funeral Home Chapel, which will reopen at 7:30 a.m. Thursday until the time of services.
A native of New Iberia, Mr. Placide died at 10:20 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3, 1997, at Iberia Medical Center following a lengthy illness.
He is survived by his wife, Wilda Tauriac Placide of New Iberia; one son, Anthony Guillory of New Iberia; three daughters, Gloria Green of Houston, Delores Fusilier of Lafayette, and Emma Verdun of New Iberia; two sisters, Sister Anastasia Placide of Washington, D.C., and Ida P. Hills of Jeanerette; and 15 grandchildren.
Mr. Placide was preceded in death by his parents, Milton Placide and Emma James Placide; one son, Wilfred Guillory and one brother, Joseph Placide.
Pallbearers will be friends and family members.
The Journet and Bolden Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Bertha W. Trimble 
ALEXANDRIA - Services for Bertha Whatley Trimble, 87, will begin at 1 p.m. today at Hixson Brothers Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. David Boothe officiating. Interment will be in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
A resident of Alexandria, Mrs. Trimble died Monday, Nov. 3, 1997, in Lexington House.
The Hixson Brothers Funeral Home of Alexandria is in charge of arrangements.

Fran L. Frick 
DONALDSONVILLE - Services for Fran Landry Frick, 50, will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church with the Rev. Randy Cuevas officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
A native of Norco and resident of Pensacola for the past 24 years, Mrs. Frick died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 1997, in a Pensacola hospital.
She was a graduate of LSU School of Law in Baton Rouge, a member in good standing in the Florida Bar Association and the Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association. She had also served on the local Grievance Committee and the Judicial Committee. Mrs. Frick was in the Northwest Florida Association of Women Lawyers, was Certified in the Federal District Court and the Middle District of Florida. She was in the National Directory of Who's Who for Professional Excellence and had numerous pro-bono accommodations for representation of the disadvantaged.
Mrs. Frick is survived by one son, Bradley Michael Frick of Pensacola; her father, Paul T. Landry Jr. of Donaldsonville; two brothers, Paul T. Landry III of Donaldsonville and Lt. Col. Edmond N. Landry of Omaha, Neb.; two sisters, Evelyn Renee Landry and Joan Elizabeth Landry, both of Baton Rouge; three neices; and four nephews.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Evelyn Roques Landry.
Memorial contributions may be made to Childrens Home Society Family Visitation Center, P.O. Box 19136, Pensacola, Fla. 32523.
The Harper-Morris Memorial Chapel of Pensacola is in charge of arrangements.

Anna A. Sinegal 
Graveside services for Anna Alexus Sinegal, who died Sunday, Nov. 2, 1997, will be Thursday at Holy Family Cemetery.
She is survived by her parents, Dwayne Sinegal and Shelia Maneaux, both of Jeanerette.
The Evangeline Funeral Home Inc. of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Joyce Willis
ABBEVILLE - Services for Joyce Willis, 48, will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at Fletcher Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Henry L. Maze officiating. Interment will be in Mount Triumph Baptist Chruch Cemetery in Gros Isle.
Visitation will be from 4-10 p.m. today at the funeral home, which will reopen at 7 a.m. Saturday until the time of services.
A resident of Abbeville, Miss Willis died Wednesday, Nov. 5, 1997, at her residence following a brief illness.
She is survived by her companion, Bobby St. Julien of Abbeville; her mother, Mrs. Mary Mae Willis of Abbeville; five brothers, Terry Willis, McKinley Willis, Minos Willis, Patrick Willis and Alvin Willis Sr., all of Abbeville; eight sisters, Rose Willis, Carol Willis, Pernella Carter, Weslaine Willis, Sheryl Willis, Kathy Lee, Tracy Willis and Florence Willis, all of Abbeville; and a host of neices, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Miss Willis was preceded in death by her father, Percy Willis; two sisters, Priscilla Willis and Debra Willis; her maternal grandmother, Fradia Sawyer; and her paternal grandfather, Paul Willis.
Pallbearers will be Alvin Willis Sr., Terry Willis, Lionel Willis, Jerome Willis, Michael Willis and Nathaniel Frohm.
Honorary pallbearers will be Johnny Batiste, Minos Willis and McKinley Willis.
The Fletcher Funeral Home of Abbeville is in charge of arrangements.

Sister Anne C. Bizalion 
JEANERETTE - Services for Sister Anne Catherine Bizalion, 73, will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church with the Revs. Theophilus Herlong, Thomas Mullaly and Jean Marie James officiating. Words of remembrance will be given by Marion Overton White. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary, at the Evangeline Funeral Home in New Iberia, which will reopen at 8 a.m. Thursday until the time of services.
A native of Grenobel, France, and resident of New Iberia, Sister Anne died at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 3, 1997, at Ochsner Hospital in New Orleans.
She came to the U.S. in 1956 as a Dominican Rural missionary to work among Louisiana's rural poor. She was the first Catholic sister to graduate with a master's degree in social work from Tulane University in New Orleans. In 1969, she co-founded the Southern Mutual Help Association Inc., a rural development organization, and served as executive director for 25 years, subsequently becoming SMHA's president until her death. In 1973 she was selected by Ms. Magazine as one of the outstanding women in America. Under her direction SMHA twice won the Fannie Mae Award for having one of the six best housing programs in the U.S. In 1974 Sister Anne received the Lafayette Council on Human Relations Martin Luther King Jr. Award, in 1993 she received the grassroots activist Older Women's League Award in Washington, D.C., in 1996 the Office of Black Catholic Ministries of the Lafayette Diocese gave her the Martin Luther King Jr. Award for outstanding service to church and community.
Sister Anne is survived by her American family and dear friends, Ms. Lorna Bourg and Sister Helen Vinton, SP, of New Iberia; one brother, Fracois Bizalion; three sisters, Elizabeth Robert, Genevieve Broquisse and Marie Arlette deGenestel, all of France.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Paule Balay Bizalion; and one brother, Michel Bizalion.
Pallbearers will be Judy Voehringer Herring, Marion Overton White, Lurcy Marceaux, Irma Lewis, Clementine Matthews and Sarah Brabant.
Donations may be made in her name to continue her work, to the Southern Mutual Help Association Inc., 3602 Old Jeanerette Road, New Iberia, La. 70560.
The Evangeline Funeral Home Inc. of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Louis Richard
Services for Louis Richard, 75, will begin at 1 p.m. Friday at David Mortuary Chapel with the Rev. Charles Thevis officiating. Interment will be in the Holy Family Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m. today, with a 7:30 p.m. rosary at the funeral home, which will reopen at 8 a.m. Friday.
A native of Morse and resident of New Iberia, Mr. Richard died at 10:35 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 4, 1997, at his residence.
He was an insurance agent.
Mr. Richard is survived by his wife, Georgie Vice Richard of New Iberia; one son, Johnny Louis Richard of San Antonio; two daughters, Mrs. Patric (Melinda) Richard Brown and Mrs. Oscar (Annette) Richard Warfel, both of New Iberia; four sisters, Mrs. Alvin (Mary Rose) Evans of Houston, Mrs. Eune (Louise) Landry of China, Texas, Mrs. Dudley (Mae Cola) Romero and Mrs. John Numa (Viola) Savoie, both of Lafayette; eight grandchildren, Jon David Richard of Denver, Colo., Chad Warfel and Jude Warfel, both of New Iberia, John Slaughter and Justin Jones, both of San Antonio, Leah Doiron and Shawn Doiron Primeux, both of New Iberia, Michelle Richard Sprague of Fort Collins, Colo.; and two great-grandchildren, Tristan Primeaux and Jacob Broussard, both of New Iberia.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Pierre Mancel Richard and Alphonsine Istre Richard; three brothers, Lawrence Richard, McNolan Richard and Yule Richard; and four sisters, Mrs. Walter (Josephine) Potier, Grace Richard, Winnie Richard and Mrs. Aurelie (Lillian) Stelly.
Pallbearers will be McNolan Stelly, Arthur Hoag, Byron Peltier, Torey Primeaux, Steve Landry and Dale Vice.
Honorary pallbearers will be Keith Martin and Grayling Vice.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Acadiana, 1600 Johnston St., Suite 200, Lafayette, La. 70502.
The David Mortuary of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Norman A. Buteaux Sr. 
Services for Norman Arthur Buteaux Sr., 58, will begin at 11 a.m. Friday at Jacquemoud-David Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in the St. John Cemetery in Jeanerette.
Visitation will be from 4:30-10 p.m. today at the funeral home, which will reopen at 8 a.m. Friday until the time of services.
A native of Lafayette and resident of New Iberia, Mr. Buteaux died at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5, 1997, at Columbia Dauterive Hospital.
He was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness in New Iberia.
Mr. Buteaux is survived by his wife, Merline Bourque Buteaux of New Iberia; three sons, Norman "Beau" Buteaux of Elizabethtown, Penn., David Buteaux of Houston and Shane Buteaux of New Iberia; two brothers, Leonard Buteaux of New Iberia and Oswald Buteaux of Jeanerette; one sister, Patsy Rivette of New Iberia; and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Wilfred and Irma Owens Buteaux; and two brothers, Bud Buteaux and Norris Buteaux.
The Jacquemoud-David Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Lillie B. Foco
JEANERETTE - Services for Mrs. Camille Foco, the former Lillie Mae "Miss Lil" Bonin, 62, will be held at 1 p.m. today at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church with the Rev. Ed Degeyter officiating. Entombment will be in St. John Mausoleum.
Visitation will be held from 8 a.m. to the time of services at Landry-David Funeral Home.
A native and resident of Jeanerette, Mrs. Foco died at 7:50 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, 1997, in Jeanerette.
She was a sales clerk at Stage Department Store, formerly Anthony's.
Mrs. Foco is survived by her husband, Camille Foco of Jeanerette; her mother, Bernadette Guillotte Bonin of Jeanerette; one son, Rodney Foco of Jeanerette; two daughters, Mrs. Jerry (Wendy) Puckett of New Iberia and Mrs. Larry (Virginia) Verret of Loreauville; three brothers, Harold "Boo" Bonin and Harry J. Bonin, both of Jeanerette and Ulysse Bonin Jr. of New Iberia; one sister, Rita Broussard of Jeanerette; and four grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, Ulysse Bonin Sr.
Pallbearers will be Rodney J. Foco, Jerry Puckett, Kevin Broussard, Chad R. Verret, Kevin A. Verret and Larry P. Verret.
Honorary pallbearers will be Lucien Broussard, Ronald Foco, Harold "Boo" Bonin, Harry Bonin, Ulysse Bonin Jr., Randy Foco, Tommy Legnon and Matthew Migues.
The Landry-David Funeral Home of Jeanerette is in charge of arrangements.

John D. Hulin
HENRY - Services for John Duell Hulin, 87, will begin at 10:30 a.m. today at St. John Catholic Church with the Rev. Lloyd Bordelon officiating. Interment will be in Bancker Cemetery in Bancker.
Visitation will begin today at 7 a.m. until the time of services at Broussard Funeral Home in Erath.
Mr. Hulin died Friday afternoon near his home in Henry.
Broussard Funeral Home of Erath is in charge of arrangements.

Effie B. Decou
YOUNGSVILLE - Services for Mrs. Theodule Decou, the former Effie Breaux, 87, will begin at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Anne Catholic Church. Entombment will be in St. Anne Mausoleum.
Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday with a 7 p.m. rosary at David Mortuary in Broussard, which will reopen Monday from 8 a.m. until the time of services.
A native and resident of Youngsville, Mrs. Decou died at 3:35 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, 1997, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Lafayette.
David Mortuary of Broussard is in charge of arrangements.

Elma L. Broussard
Services are pending for Mrs. Sullie Joseph Broussard, the former Elma Landry, 77, who died at 10:50 a.m. Friday, Nov. 7, 1997, at a local hospital.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday at Evangeline Funeral Home, which will reopen Monday at 8 a.m. until the time of services.
Evangeline Funeral Homes Inc. of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Patric G. Brown
Services for Patric Gerald Brown, 50, will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Peter's Catholic Church with the Rev. Charles Thevis officiating. Graveside services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. at the Carter Memorial Cemetery in Kinder.
Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary at David Mortuary, which will reopen at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday until time of services.
A native of Seattle and resident of New Iberia, Mr. Brown died at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 1997, at Iberia Medical Center.
He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era in the Armed Forces Network in Germany. Mr. Brown was the news director and news anchor at KATC Channel 3 in Lafayette from 1989-1991. From 1987-1989 he was the news director for WAFF in Huntsville, Ala. He worked as the news director for ABC affiliate KTXS in Abeline, Texas, from 1984-1986. He also worked for the ABC affiliate KTBC in Austin, Texas. He was news anchor and news director for CBS affiliate KGMB in Honolulu from 1976-1982, an ABC correspondent in Chicago for WLS from 1972-1976, a member of the American Quarter Horse Association and the Louisiana Quarter Horse Association.
Mr. Brown is survived by his wife, Melinda Richard Brown of New Iberia; his mother, Eula Mae Tessier Brown of Kinder; one son, Shawn Brown of Fort Worth; four daughters, Jennifer Brown of Phoenix, Nina Brown of Fort Worth, Leah Doiron and Mrs. Torey (Shawn) Dorion Primeaux, both of New Iberia; and one sister, Brooke Brown of New England, Conn.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lewis William Brown.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
The David Mortuary of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Clara B. Landry
Services for Mrs. Wilson "Rabbit" Landry Sr., 69, the former Clara Barrilleaux, will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday at David Mortuary Chapel with the Rev. Bart Boyer officiating. Interment will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 1-10 p.m. today at the funeral home, which will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday until the time of services.
A native of Iberia Parish and resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Landry died at 11:15 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 1997, at Iberia Medical Center.
She was retired from The Daily Iberian as a paper carrier and a member of the South Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.
Mrs. Landry is survived by her husband, Wilson "Rabbit" Landry Sr. of New Iberia; two sons, Terry James Landry and Wilson (T-Boy/Slim) Landry Jr., both of New Iberia; one daughter, Mrs. Louis (Susie) Boutte of Gretna; one brother, Wilfred Barrilleaux of New Iberia; two sisters, Mrs. Junius (Lucille) Brousssard and Mrs. Bill (Irene) Gachassin, both of New Iberia; 11 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and four step great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Wilfred "Pete" and Clara Dionne Barrilleaux Sr.; one son, Claude Joseph Landry; and one sister, Mrs. Hector (Maxine) Langlinais.
Pallbearers will be Louis Boutte, Kevin Alleman, Brock Boutte, Brandon Landry, Kevin Landry and Robert Landry.
Honorary pallbearers will be Wilson Landry Jr., Wilfred Barrilleaux, Blake Landry and Terry Landry.
The David Mortuary of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

James Danton Kennison
LAFAYETTE - Services for James Danton Kennison, 14, will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the St. Edmond Catholic Church with the Revs. Keith J. DeRouen, Gary Schexnayder and Steve Crump officiating. Interment will be in the Fountain Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. today with a 6:30 rosary at Martin and Castille Funeral Home, which will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday.
A native of St. Martinville, former resident of Baton Rouge and resident of Lafayette, Danton died at 11:20 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 1997.
He was a freshman at Lafayette High School and was a member of the Gifted and Hearing Impaired Program as well as the Sign Language Club. He enjoyed camping, hunting and was a voracious reader.
Danton is survived by his mother, Anne deMahy of Lafayette; his father, Dan Kennison of Baton Rouge; one brother, Jonathan Kennison of Lafayette; one sister, Emily Kennison of Lafayette; his maternal grandparents, Dr. and Mrs. Bernard deMahy of St. Martinville (Mrs. deMahy is the former Anne Iiamley); his paternal grandparents, Dr. and Mrs. James Kennison of Port Barre (Mrs. Kennison is the former Gloria Duplechain); his paternal great-grandparents, Mrs. and Mrs. Danton Duplechain of Port Barre (Mrs. Duplechain is the former Ella Mae Robin). 
Pallbearers will be Dan Kennison, Dr. Douglas deMahy, Edward deMahy, Kearns Kennison, Robert Burris and Dr. James Kennison.
Honorary pallbearers will be friends of Danton.
The Martin and Castille Funeral Home Inc. of Lafayette is in charge of arrangements.


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