Hester “Tut” Lorraine Williams on Sat. Aug. 19, 2006 at Canon Hospice, Jefferson, La. Daughter of the late Lottie and Cornelius Williams. Sister of the late Mildred Williams, Clarence Howard and James Bush Williams. Aunt of Clarence Williams of Des Allemands, Leroy Terrell Williams of Atlanta, Ga., Veronica James Green and Rosa Bell Smith all of Bakersfield, Ca. Also survived by five great nieces, five great nephews, two great great nieces and a host of other relatives and friends. Age 74 years. A native and resident of Des Allemands. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers and members of the Antioch Baptist Church and all neighboring churches were invited to attend the funeral service at Antioch Baptist Church, 16461 Old Spanish Trail, Des Allemands on Sat. Aug. 26, 2006 at 10 a.m. Rev. Mitchell Bolden, Pastor, officiating. Interment Shell Mound Cemetery, Des Allemands. Visitation at the above named church was from 9 a.m. until service started. Serviced by Robottom.
Gary Michael Dufrene, on Wed., Aug. 23, 2006 at 10 a.m. in Thibodaux, La. Beloved husband of Joetta R. Dufrene. Father of Drake Michael Dufrene and Christie Toups. Father-in-law of Dale Toups Jr. Grandfather of Shea’-Taylor Toups and Dale “Tre” Toups III. Son of Samuel and Ruby P. Dufrene. Gar was a member of Weekend Cruiser’s Car Club where he was president in 2000. Enjoyed restoring classic Crusiers. Also enjoyed entertaining as an Elvis impersonator. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Lockport. Loved his family with all his heart. Memorial services were at First Baptist Church of Lockport, La on Sat. Aug. 26, 2006 at 11 a.m. Visitation was from 9:30 a.m. until funeral time at the church. Falgout Funeral Homes was in charge of arrangements.
Jimmey J. Aucoin Sr. on Thurs., Aug 24, 2006 at 1:22 a.m. in Raceland, La. Beloved Husband of Carol Holt Aucoin. Son of Irene Aucoin and the late Murphy aucoin. Father of Cody Aucoin, Jimmey Aucoin Jr. Step father of Jack Osborne, Millie Ragan and Billie Jo Osborne. Brother of Michael Aucoin, Rosemary Fonseca, Lucy Ramsey, Betty Cotez and Doris Tait. Also survived by seven grandchildren. A resident of Raceland, La. Age 58 years. Relatives and friends of the family were invited to attend the funeral. Religious services were at Falgout Funeral Homes, Raceland, La on Sat. Aug. 26, 2006 at 11 a.m. Visitation from 9 a.m. until funeral time at the funeral home. Falgout Homes was in charge of arrangements.
John L. Perkins on Thurs., Aug. 17, 2006 at his residence in Boutte. Son of the late Eursula A. and John I. Perkins, Sr. Husband of Erica B. Perkins. Father of Jessica Monique Perkins and Shanella Jackson. Step father of Gregory Keith Williams, Jr. and Christopher Anthony Williams Sr. Brother of Joanella Revader, Joyce Kalili, Judy Jacob, Janet, Joseph, Johnny, Jerry and Jimmy Perkins. Also survived by two grandchildren, one step grandson and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Age 54 years. A native and resident of Boutte. Relatives and friends of the family, alos pastors, officers and members of Mt. Airy Baptist Church and all neighboring churches were invited to attend the funeral service at Mt. Airy Baptist Church, 13635 ld Spanish Trail, Boutte on Sat. Aug. 26, 2006 at 11 a.m. Rev. Rainey Antoine, Sr., Pastor and Rev. John Volts, officiating. Interment Mt. Airy Memorial Park Cemetary, Boutte. Visitation was at the above named church from 10 a.m. until service time. Serviced by Robottom.
Charles Edmond Carlos, age 78, a native of Houma and a resident of Luling for 53 years died Thurs. Aug. 24, 2006 at 6 a.m. Visitation began at 8 a.m., followed by a mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. on Sat. Aug. 26 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Luling. Interment at St. Frances DeSales II in Houma. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Martha Matherne Carlos, a daughter, Kathleen Huff of Tyler, Tx., two sons, Timothy and his wife Lisa of Luing and Jay and his wife Nancy of Luling, three sisters, Mabel Carlos Harrell of Harahan, Helen Carlos Whipple of Houma, Beulah Carlos of Houma. Also survived by seven grandchildren, Michelle Mayeux, Matthew Huff, Jon Carlos, Ashleigh Carlos, Courtney Carlos, Dana Carlos and Lauren Carlos. He was preceeded in death by his parents, John Hebert Carlos and Bernadette Bergeron Carlos and one brother, Herbert Carlos. He worked for Monsanto Chemical Company and retired after 30 years of service. He is a U.S. Navy Veteran. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Louisiana Chapter, 3636 S. I-10 Service Rd, Ste. 304, Metairie, Louisiana 70001. Mass intentions would also be appreciated.
Elouise Daigle Breaux, on Thurs., Aug. 24 at 2 p.m. at Canon Hospice in Jefferson. A native of Pierre Part and a resident of Hahnville. Age 87 years. Beloved wife of the late Eves Joseph Breaux. Loving mother of Jay Breaux, Russell Breaux, Judy Cooley, Joan Gaudet, Joyce Woodruff and Janice Brou. Sister of Louis Daigle, Ann Daigle, Inez Thompson, Hazel Hurst and Josephine Bennette. Also 12 grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Preceded in death by parents, John and Alcide Landry Daigle. Relatives and friends of the family were invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday Aug. 28 at 10 a.m. from Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Hahnville. Interment in St. Charles Cemetery, Luling. A visitation was held at Holy Rosary Church, Hahnville. On Monday from 8 a.m. until time of service. Falgout Funeral Homes of Raceland were in charge.
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