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Marie M. Savoy
Services for Mrs. Julius Savoy Sr., 82, the former Marie Mitchell, will begin at 2 p.m. today at David Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Matthew Higginbotham officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. 
Visitation will be today until the time of services. 
A native of Jennings and resident of Iberia Parish, Mrs. Savoy died at 2:10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 14, l999, at Dauterive Hospital. 
Mrs. Savoy was a food canner at Trappeys for 12 years.
She is survived by two sons, Billy J. Savoy of Iberia Parish, and Julius Savoy Jr. of New Iberia; two daughters, Joyce S. Broussard of New Iberia, and Rita S. Thibodeaux of Lydia; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and one great great-grandchild. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Julius Savoy Sr.; her parents, George and Anna Alleman Mitchell; and her brother, Henry Mitchell.
Pallbearers are Cory Broussard, Dean Broussard, Neil Broussard, Randy Thibodeaux, Richard Thibodeaux, and Rusty Thibodeaux.
Honorary pallbearers are Noah Broussard, Ross Derise, Billy Savoy, and Julius Savoy Jr. 
David Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Daisy LeBlanc
BALDWIN - Services for Daisy LeBlanc, 91, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Sacred Heart Church with the Rev. Bill Melancon officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery. 
A native of Lockport and resident of Baldwin, Mrs. LeBlanc died at 8:18 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, l999, at Franklin Foundation Hospital.
Mrs. LeBlanc is survived by her husband, Johnny LeBlanc of Baldwin; her two sons, Donald "Pomp" J. LeBlanc of Baldwin, and Ray J. LeBlanc of Lafayette; 10 daughters, Mary Ann "Boo" Loveless, Beverly Chauvin, Rosalie "Lily" Broussard, Molly Billiot, Lois "Puggy" Comeaux, Claire Walker and Elaine Hebert, all of Franklin, Yvonne Broussard of Groves, Texas, Nancy L. Armstrong of Oxford, Ala., and Kathy Genest of Jeanerette; two brothers, Girard LeBlanc and Scuddy LeBlanc, both of Lockport; three sisters, Maude Delaune and Clara Mac Chaisson, both of Lockport, and Marjorie Prejean of New Orleans; 41 grandchildren; and 47 great-grandchildren. 
She was preceded in death by her parents, Emile and Leah Boudreaux LeBlanc; and her daughter, Gail A. LeBlanc. 
Ibert's Mortuary of Franklin is in charge of arrangements.

Edith M. Barras
BRIDGE CITY, Texas - Services for Edith Meyers Barras, 69, will begin at 11 a.m. today at St. Henry's Catholic Church with the Rev. Jim McClintock officiating. Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Orange, Texas. 
A native of Freetown and resident of Bridge City, Texas, Mrs. Barras died Friday, Feb. 12, l999, at her residence.
Mrs. Barras was a former resident of Port Arthur and New Iberia. She was a member of St. Henry's Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus Auxiliary, and a past member of the Legion of Mary. She was also a bookkeeper for King's Pharmacy in Bridge City for 22 years. 
She is survived by her husband, Alexandre' Barras Jr. of Bridge City, Texas; her two sons, Drew Barras of Rose City, Texas, and Kelly Barras of Austin, Texas; three daughters, Dianne Stelly of Houston, Nikki Simmons of Port Arthur, Texas, and Jeri Sherrill of East Helena, Mich.; one sister, Mary M. Provost of Loreauville; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Claybar Funeral Home of Bridge City, Texas, is in charge of arrangements.

Christiana Riley
OLIVIER — Services for Christiana “Tea” Riley, 56, the former Christiana Lucky, will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Mount Zion United Methodist Church with the Rev. Percell Church officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-10 p.m. today at the church, which will reopen Wednesday from 7 a.m. until the time of services.
A native and resident of New Iberia, Mrs. Riley died at 2 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 14, 1999, at Iberia Medical Center following a lengthy illness.
Mrs. Riley is survived by an uncle, Harry Wilrey of Olivier; an aunt, Beatrice Reno of Olivier; one brother, Chester Lucky Jr. of Houston; four sisters, Grace Matthew and Clarita Hamilton, both of New Orleans, and Audrey and Barbara Lucky, both of Houston; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Chester and Alvertia Hart Lucky Sr.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Journet and Bolden Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Lacy Corsey
OPELOUSAS — Services for Lacy Jane Corsey, infant, will begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday at David Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Beau Pre Cemetery in Jeanerette.
Visitation Wednesday will be from 8 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home in New Iberia.
A native of Lafayette and a resident of Opelousas, Lacy died at 11:16 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, 1999, at Opelousas General Hospital.
Lacy is survived by her parents, Brian and Connie Green Corsey Sr. of New Iberia; two sisters, Emberille and Mandy Corsey, both of New Iberia; and three brothers, Jonas, Quintez and Brian Corsey Jr., all of New Iberia.
Pallbearers will be Quintez Corsey, Brian Corsey Jr., Brian Corsey Sr. and David Delahoussaye.
David Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Francis Olivier
LYDIA — Services for Fancis “Fran” Olivier, 77, the former Francis Collins, will begin at 3 p.m. Wednesday at St. Nicholas Catholic Church with the Rev. Emmanuel Hernandez officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from noon till the time of services Wednesday at the church with a 2 p.m. rosary.
A native and resident of Grand Marais, Mrs. Olivier died at 9:48 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, 1999, at Iberia Medical Center following a brief illness.
She was a member of the St Nicholas Catholic Church of Lydia, where she was a member of the Holy Name Society.
She is survived by her husband, Roland J. Olivier Sr. of Grand Marais; five sons, Felton, Peter Dalton and Roland J. Olivier Jr., all of Grand Marais, Paul Lawrence Olivier of New Iberia, and Kevin Olivier Sr. of Gonzales; five daughters, Joann Olivier, Gloria Olivier and Lelia Canales, all of Grand Marais, and Ethel Thompson and Lillian Olivier, both of New Iberia; two brothers, Walter Collins and Felix Lopez of Grand Marais; one sister, Corinne Boutte of Houston; 29 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Gilbert and Amelia Joseph Collins; one brother, Harry Collins; and one sister, Alma Boutte.
Pallbearers will be Felton, Peter Dalton, Paul Lawrence, Kevin and Roland J. Olivier Jr. and Walter Collins.
Honorary pallbearers will be grandsons, sons-in-law and one brother-in-law.
Fletcher Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Gilbert R. Badeaux
Services for Gilbert R. Badeaux, 59, will begin at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church with the Rev. Michael Guidry officiating. Interment will be in Beau Pre Memorial Park Cemetery in Jeanerette.
Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary at David Funeral Home, which will reopen Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of services.
A native of New Iberia and a resident of Arlington, Texas, Mr. Badeaux died at 2:25 p.m. at Arlington Memorial Hospital.
Mr. Badeaux was an engineer, a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Scott Badeaux of Arlington, Texas; his mother, Anna Mae Meux Badeaux of New Iberia; two daughters, Adrienne and Danielle Badeaux, both of Arlington, Texas; two sons, Christopher and Mark Badeaux, both of Arlington, Texas; six brothers, A.J. Badeaux of Houston, Bryan Badeaux of Angleton, Texas, Donald Badeaux of New Iberia, Lonny Badeaux of New Iberia, and Ronnie Badeaux of Cheyenne, Wyo.; and five sisters, Vernadine B. Marks of New Iberia; Carolyn B. Maturin of New Iberia; Vera B. Proulx of New Iberia, Juanita B. Provost of New Iberia and Brunella Segura of Gold Canyon, Ariz.
Mr. Badeaux was preceded in death by his father, Freddie Badeaux.
Pallbearers will be members of the family.
David Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Charles L. McMichael II
DAINGERFIELD, Texas - Services for Charles Loyd McMichael II, 9, will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Fatima Church with the Rev. Leo Schloemer officiating. Interment will be in the Springhill Cemetery in Morris County. 
There will be a rosary at 7 p.m. today at Nail-Haggard Funeral Home.
A native of Mount Pleasant, Texas, and a resident of Princeton, Texas, Charles died Sunday, Feb. 14, l999. 
Charles was a third-grade honor roll student at Princeton Elementary School and was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church in Allen, Texas. 
He is survived by his parents, John McMichael of Naples, Texas, and Laura McMichael of Princeton, Texas; his brother, Leeman McMichael of Princeton, Texas; his sister, Kimberly McMichael of Princeton, Texas; his grandmother, Rose McMichael of Lone Star, Texas; his grandparents, Joe and Sandra Crowl of Princeton, Texas; his great grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Emile Haydel of New Iberia; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Rufus Olivier
CATAHOULA - Private memorial services for Rufus Olivier, 87, will be held at a later date. 
A native and resident of Catahoula, Mr. Olivier died at 12:05 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, l999, at a New Iberia hospital. 
Mr. Olivier worked for Texaco for 43 years.
He is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Jerry (Doris) Theriot of Catahoula; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Elodie Serret Olivier; five brothers; and four sisters. 
Evangeline Funeral Home of St. Martinville is in charge of arrangements. 

Albert Middleton
Services are pending for Albert Middleton, 45, who died at 12:40 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, l999, at Dauterive Hospital following a brief illness. 
Fletcher Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements. 

Sidney J. Barras
Services for Sidney Joseph Barras, 75, will begin at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Peter's Catholic Church with the Rev. Charles Thevis officiating. Entombment will be in Memorial Park Mausoleum. 
Visitation will be from 4-10 p.m. today, with a 7 p.m. rosary at Evangeline Funeral Home, which will reopen at 8 a.m. Thursday until the time of services. 
A native of Iberia Parish and resident of New Iberia, Mr. Barras died at 12 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, l999, at a local hospital. 
Mr. Barras was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and served during WWII. He retired from Par Industries in l982.
He is survived by his wife, Evie Heard Barras of New Iberia; one son, Edwin Joseph "Eddie" Barras and his wife, Louise Ann Dugas Barras, of Loreauville; one sister, Madeline B. Prados of Loreauville; and one grandson, Travis Paul Barras of Loreauville. 
He was preceded in death by his parents, Alberie and Agnes Barrilleaux Barras; four brothers, Antoine "Tony" Barras, Alberie Barras Jr., Emmel Barras,and Doris Barras; and three sisters, Armide B. Broussard, Alice B. LaGrange and Agnes May B. Belloitt.
Pallbearers will be family members.
Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements. 

Carl J. Miceli
Services for Carl James Miceli, 38, will begin at 2 p.m. Friday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church with the Rev. Michael Miceli officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. 
Visitation will be from 2-10 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary service given by the Knights of Columbus Council 3425 at David Funeral Home, which will reopen Friday at 8 a.m. until the time of services. 
A native of New Iberia and resident of Sugartown, Mr. Miceli died at 2:05 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, l999, after an accident in Allen Parish. 
Mr. Miceli was employed as a cook at Grand Casino Coushatta. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 3425 and Columbian Squires Circle 2089, both of New Iberia. He was active in both his son's and daughter's Little League teams.
He is survived by his wife, Kelli McDonald Miceli of Sugartown; his parents, Charles and Gertrude Schexnayder Miceli of New Iberia; two sons, Caleb Miceli and Danny Miceli, both of Sugartown; and one daughter, Margaret Ann Miceli of Sugartown. 
Pallbearers will be Mitch Dartez, Ricky Fruge, Jay LaBiche, Lonnie Lopez, Ricky Romero, and Shep Thibodeaux. 
Honorary pallbearers will be Herschel McDonald, Paul Miceli, and Charles Romero. 
David Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements. 

Julie B. Broussard
ST. MARTINVILLE - Services for Mrs. Rene Broussard, 87, the former Julie Buford, will begin at 2 p.m. Friday at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church with the Rev. Austin Leger officiating. Interment will be in St. Michael's Cemetery. 
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. today until the time of services on Friday with a 7 p.m. rosary today at Evangeline Funeral Home in St. Martinville. 
A native of Isle Labba and resident of St. Martinville, Mrs. Broussard died at 1:10 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 1999, at a St. Martinville nursing home.
She is survived by one son, Errol "Sam" Broussard of Coteau Holmes; three daughters, Mrs. Louis (Betty) Bourque of Catahoula Cove, Mrs. Dutil (Ramona) Landry of Coteau Holmes, and Carolyn Frederick of St. Martinville; one brother, Leon Buford of Catahoula; 16 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Rene Broussard; her parents, Frederick and Della Barras Buford; one son, Fred Broussard; four brothers, Henry, Alfred, Edwin, and Mickey Buford; one granddaughter, Jessica Landry; and one great grandson, Benjamin Nelson. 
Pallbearers will be Louis Bourque, Terry Bourque, Timothy Bourque, Duke Landry, Robbie Bourque, and Matt Randazzo.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jake Meyers and Jessie Bourque.
Evangeline Funeral Home of St. Martinville is in charge of arrangements. 

Agnes L. LeBlanc
Services for Mrs. Elue Joseph "Doc" LeBlanc, 87, the former Agnes Langla, will begin at 12 p.m. Saturday at David Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mark Derise officiating. Entombment will be in the Holy Family Mausoleum. 
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. -10 p.m. Friday, with a 6:30 p.m. rosary at David Funeral Home, which will reopen at 8 a.m.Saturday until the time of services. 
A native and resident of New Iberia, Mrs. LeBlanc died at 2:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, l999, at Iberia Medical Center.
Mrs. LeBlanc was a homemaker. 
She is survived by two sons, Bill LaBiche of New Iberia, and Richard LeBlanc of Bossier City; one daughter, Mrs. Scotty (Connie) Pharr of New Iberia; one sister, Antoinette "Ann" Oubre of New Iberia; six grandchildren; and two great- grandchildren. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elue Joseph "Doc" LeBlanc; her parents, Benoit and Uranie Broussard Langla; and her sister, Bernadette L. Dugas. 
Pallbearers will be Bill LaBiche, Mike LaBiche, Richard LeBlanc, David Pharr, Scotty Pharr, and Robert Sherman.
David Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements. 

Emily P. Hickman
Services for Mrs. Emily Hickman, 76, the former Emily Polidore , will begin at 1 p.m. Friday at Fletcher Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Harold E. Sayrie officiating. Interment will be in Sorrell Community Cemetery in Sorrell. 
Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday at Fletcher's Chapel.
A native of Jeanerette and resident of Houston for many years, Mrs. Hickman died at 3:15 p.m. Monday Feb. 15, 1999, at her residence in Houston following a brief illness.
She is survived by one son, Norman Hickman of Houston; two daughters, Ann Gail Hickman and Evelyn Smothers, both of Houston; one sister, Celestine Francis of Houston; four grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Nathaniel Hickman; and her parents, Namon and Mary Dugay Polidore.
Fletcher Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Earnestine A. Turpeau
ST. MARTINVILLE - Services for Mrs. Earnestine "Honey" Turpeau, 89, the former Earnestine Andrus, will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at Notre Dame Catholic Church in St. Martinville with the Rev. Thomas A. Mullaly officiating. Interment will be in St. Michael Cemetery. 
Visitation will be from 4-10 p.m. Friday with a 6 p.m. rosary at Golden Meadows Funeral Home Chapel, which will reopen at 7:30 a.m. Saturday until the time of services. 
A native of lifelong resident of St. Martinville, Mrs. Turpeau died at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14, 1999, after a long illness. 
She is survived by two sons, A.J. Turpeau and Wilbert Turpeau, both of St. Martinville; one stepson, George Turpeau of Port Arthur, Texas; two daughters, Madeline Wyche of St. Martinville, and Goldie Charles of Houston; two brothers, Francis Andrus of Port Arthur, Texas, and Curley Andrus of Baltimore, Md.; three sisters, Stella Johnston, Velma Joseph, and Lorena Laday, all of Port Arthur, Texas; 21 grandchildren; 20 great -grandchildren, and five great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, McKinley Turpeau, her parents, Richard and Alice Washington Andrus; four brothers, James Turpeau, George Turpeau, Frank Turpeau, and Albert Turpeau; four sisters, Dela Johnston, Lillian Batiste, Gertie Batiste and Pearl Davis. 
Pallbearers will be Donald Charles, Ronald Charles, Athan Olivier III, Keith Charles, Troy Turpeau and Dennis Turpeau.
Honorary pallbearers will be David Turpeau, Woody Davis, Richard Stewart, Athan Olivier Jr., Paul Turpeau and Michael Turpeau. 
Golden Meadows Funeral Home of St. Martinville is in charge of arrangements. 

Davon J. James
Services are pending for Davon Jamal James, 18, who died at 3:05 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 1999, after an accidental death. 
Journet and Bolden Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements. 

Lillian D. Bowles
Services are pending for Lillian D. Bowles, 87, who died at 9:46 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 1999 at a local nursing home after a lengthy illness.
Journet and Bolden Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements. 

Bernard Collins
Services are pending for Bernard Collins, 30, who died at 4 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 1999, at Iberia Medical Center following an automobile accident. 
Fletcher Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements. 

James W. deGravelle
JEANERETTE - Services for James W. "Jimmy" deGravelle, 60, will be at 2 p.m. today at David and Landry Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mark Derise officiating. Entombment will be in St. John Mausoleum.
Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. today and will continue until the time of services with a 10:30 a.m. rosary at the funeral home.
A native and resident of Jeanerette, Mr. deGravelle died at 10:40 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 1999, at his home.
He was a self-employed real estate agent. Mr. deGravelle was a past member of the Knights of Columbus, past member of the Jeanerette Jaycees and was a retired member of the Iberia Board of Realtors.
Mr. deGravelle is survived by his wife, Linda Lampo deGravelle of Jeanerette.
He was preceded in death by his father, James B. deGravelle; and his mother, Mildred Disch deGravelle.
Pallbearers will be Benny Castille, Jonathan Judice, Winston Larbboonsarp, Lee Michael Lawrence, Bryan Lipari, David Pugh, Michael Pugh Jr. and Chester Verret Jr.
David and Landry Funeral Home of Jeanerette is in charge of arrangements. 

Alton Savoy Sr.
ST. MARTINVILLE - Services for Alton Savoy Sr., 75, will be at 9 a.m. Saturday at Notre Dame Catholic Church . Interment will be in Praise Church Cemetery.
A native of St. Martinville and resident of Violet, Mr. Savoy died Saturday, Feb. 13, 1999, at Life Care Hospital in Chalmette.
He was retired farmer.
Mr. Savoy is survived by six sons, Allen Savoy and Robert Savoy, both of New Orleans, Johnny Savoy of Breaux Bridge, Alton Savoy Jr. of New Iberia and Patrick Savoy and Harold Savoy, both of Houston; three daughters, Dorothy S. Solomon of St. Martinville, Delores Soloman and Mary Ella Savoy, both of Houston; one daughter-in-law, Brenda Doucette Savoy of New Orleans; three brothers, Lawrence Savoy of St. Martinville, Wilton Savoy of Lafayette and Walter Savoy of Galveston, Texas; three sisters, Annabelle Shields and Isabelle Stevenson, both of New Orleans and Marie Flugence of St. Martinville; 30 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Clara Savoy; his father, Custar Savoy; his mother, Mathilda Francois Savoy; two sons, Raymond and Clarence Savoy; and three sisters, Eula Scales, Luberta Johnson and Ethel Baptiste.
Winnfield Eternal Garden Funeral Home of St. Martinville is in charge of arrangements. 

Eloi Segura
BALDWIN - Services for Eloi Segura, 86, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Gary Schexnayder officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 10 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. rosary at Ibert's Chapel, which will reopen Friday at 8 a.m. until the time of services.
A native of Iberia Parish and resident of Baldwin, Mr. Segura died at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 1999, at Franklin Foundation Hospital.
Mr. Segura was a member of the Knights of Columbus and was the first Grand Knight of the Baldwin Council. He was a member of the Krewe of Teche Mardi Gras Association and was king in 1987.
Mr. Segura is survived by his wife, Avie Broussard Segura of Baldwin; two daughters, Marlene Segura Fournier of Lafayette and Michelle Segura Smith of Broussard; two grandchildren, Blake Fournier of Lafayette and Devyn Smith of Broussard; three great-granddaughters, Raven, Claire and Leah Fournier, all of Lafayette; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Armance Segura; his mother, Antonia Gary Segura; one daughter, Patricia Segura Richard; two brothers; and five sisters.
Ibert's Mortuary Inc. of Franklin is in charge of arrangements.

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